Order Paper & Questions
Want to know what members of Parliament will discuss in the House of Representatives today, or what questions they’ll ask Ministers? The proposed agenda for Parliament is set out on the Order Paper. The questions that Ministers will be asked are published on a list. In this section you'll find all the Order Papers and Oral Questions.
Want to know what MPs will debate today? The Order Paper is similar to an agenda for the House of Representatives - although not everything is worked through in one week. Find the latest Order Paper here.
List of oral questions
Members of Parliament (MPs) can ask Ministers and other MPs oral questions in the House. This helps to make sure the Government is accountable to Parliament and to you. See the latest oral questions here.
See MPs' latest written questions lodged for Ministers' written response. The questions help hold the Government accountable to Parliament and to you. Written questions are a key tool to help Parliament hold the Government to account.
House sitting programme
Want to know when Parliament will meet this year? Find out by viewing this year’s sitting programme.
So you know what MPs might discuss next time they meet, the Government gives an informal outline of the bills for consideration. You can read what might be coming up in the business statement.