In the New Zealand Parliament there are seven parliamentary parties represented by 121 MPs. These MPs represent 64 general electorates and seven Māori electorates. The other 50 MPs are selected from the party lists.
Parliament's decisions affect all New Zealanders. Have your say and influence the laws passed by Parliament. You can get involved by voting in elections, contacting an MP, making a submission or petitioning Parliament.
Watch live streaming of Parliament here. You can also follow the day's events by radio and on these digital TV channels: Freeview 31, Igloo 50, Sky 86, Vodafone 86. Please note: Parliament TV on Freeview has moved to channel number 31. You may need to update your device. Go to www.freeviewforum.co.nz for more information.
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