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From the Parliamentary Education Office: 



Parliament NOW 


The Parliament is made up of 226 parliamentarians – 150 members in the House of Representatives and 76 senators in the Senate 



Fact Sheets

The Fact Sheets are an A–Z of the Parliament. They provide detailed information about its history, processes and people, as well as its role in governing Australia. Select from the list below.



Closer Look


Discover Australia's Parliament through a detailed exploration of how it works, its structure and origins, and the people and events that have shaped Australia's system of governance.




Your Questions on Notice


Need help with a question about the Australian Parliament? The Parliamentary Education Office has the answers! Search the answers to already asked questions or, if you can't find the information you are looking for, ask your own question.




Federal Parliament


History Timeline Explore the history of Australia’s Parliament with this easy to use timeline. Investigate the milestones to find out how the work of the Parliament has influenced the development of Australia since federation.






Kidsview is a collection of animations and interactives which make learning about parliament fun and accessible.