In light of the public health situation, Parliament Buildings is closed to the public.

No public tours, events or visitor activities will take place, until further notice. 

Assembly business continues, check the business diary for information on Plenary and Committee meetings.

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Book of Condolence

The Duke of Edinburgh

Due to Covid-19 restrictions it is not possible to have physical books of condolence. You can can send a message of condolence online by clicking on the button.

Important Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (Covid-19) information graphic. Text reads: Coronavirus (COVID-19) - We all must do it to get through it

Visit the NI Direct website for information and guidance on:

  • What is coronavirus?
  • What to do if you think you may have symptoms
  • Staying at home and self-isolation
  • Guidance for businesses and employers
  • Advice for vulnerable people
  • Travel advice
  • And more...


Visit the NI Direct Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information website...

Assembly Business

The Assembly Chamber

The Northern Ireland Assembly is the devolved legislature for Northern Ireland. It is responsible for making laws on transferred matters in Northern Ireland and for scrutinising the work of Ministers and Government Departments.

Committee Calls for Evidence

Assembly Committee Meeting Room 30

Assembly Committees examine Bills put forward by government Departments and hold inquiries on issues that are important to everyone in Northern Ireland. Current calls for evidence are listed below:

Youth Assembly


EXCITING NEWS! 2021 is the year that 90 young people will form the first ever Youth Assembly for Northern Ireland. The countdown has begun.

Consultations on Private Members Bills

Proposed Bill NameProposer (MLA)Consultation InformationConsultation Status
Fair Employment of Teachers Bill Chris Lyttle MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 10 June 2021

Find out more about Private Members Bills and other non Executive Bills on our legislation pages.

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News and Media Centre

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