Garden led recovery
Helping communities in North East Victoria recover from the bushfires.
Too many steps to access the great outdoors
Between 300,000 and 400,000 Melburnians do not live within walkable access of adequate open space. Read more
Today In Parliament
Today is a sitting day
Today in the Legislative Assembly
Bills for completion this week
Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme Bill 2021
Police Informants Royal Commission Implementation Monitor Bill 2021
Judicial Proceedings Reports Amendment Bill 2021
For details and up to date information visit Assembly Live
Today in the Legislative Council
The Council starts sitting at 9.30 am. Question Time is expected to be at 12.00 noon.
The following General Business takes precedence today:
- Members of Parliament (Standards) Amendment Bill 2021 - Second reading
- Mr Davis' Notice of motion No. 604
- Mr O'Donohue's Notice of motion No. 603
- Public Health and Wellbeing Amendment (Greater Transparency and Accountability) Bill 2021 - Resumption of debate
- Ms Patten's Notice of motion No. 601
Notice paper (agenda)
Please note, the above is a guide and is subject to change.
For detailed and up to date information during the sitting day see the draft Minutes (progressively published over the day).
Inquiry into the Closure of the Hazelwood and Yallourn Power Stations - Have your sayThe Legislative Council Economy and Infrastructure Committee is accepting submissions to its Inquiry into the closure of Hazelwood and Yallourn power stations. Submissions are open until 27 August 2021. Read more
Inquiry into Victoria’s Criminal Justice System - Have your sayThe Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee is accepting submissions to its Inquiry into Victoria's criminal justice system. Submissions close on Wednesday 1 September 2021. Read more
Inquiry into Gender Responsive Budgeting - Have your sayThe Public Accounts and Estimates Committee is accepting submissions to its Inquiry into gender responsive budgeting. Submissions are open until 30 November 2021. Read more
School and Booked Tours
The Parliament of Victoria offers a range of activities for students at primary, secondary, tertiary and adult education levels. These activities include tours, role plays and metropolitan school visits.
Large groups or organisations of 6 or more people are also encouraged to book one of our tours. To check the availability for each type of tour please click here.
Restoration and renewal projects
Find out more about our projects to restore and renew Parliament House
Latest News & Events
There are no tours today as today is a sitting day.
Watch live coverage of parliamentary proceedings.
New resource celebrates Aboriginal Change Makers
Aboriginal history, culture and identity feature in a landmark education resource published online.Read more
STEM and Society series a scientific showcase
A new online series is highlighting the game-changing work being undertaken by various Victorian scientists and researchers.Read more
2021/22 Budget: independent snapshot from PBO
The Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) has released its independent analysis of the 2021/22 Budget, located at pbo.vic.gov.au.Read more
Parliament thanks selfless charities
The significant work of Victorian charities has been recognised at Parliament House on the first day of National Volunteer Week.Read more
Groundbreaking women honoured with portraits
The portraits of two groundbreaking women parliamentarians have been unveiled at Parliament House.Read more
Council shines bright across North East Victoria
The Legislative Council’s first regional sitting in nine years has been declared an overwhelming success.Read more
Parliament pays tribute to fallen police
Parliament has commemorated the first anniversary of the tragic crash that killed four Victoria Police officers on Melbourne’s Eastern Freeway.Read more
On This Day
The first gold was discovered at Clunes in Victoria.