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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Important Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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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

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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 Launched!

More information on the Youth Assembly for Northern Ireland

The Assembly Commission has launched a Youth Assembly to give young people a voice and an opportunity to have their say on the issues that matter to them. If you are - aged 13-17 years old or know someone who is? Supportive of young people's rights? Interested in democracy? Register today to find out more.

Consultations on Private Members Bills

Proposed Bill NameProposer (MLA)Consultation InformationConsultation Status
Carers Bill Mervyn Storey MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 7 March 2021
Environment & Nature Restoration Bill Dolores Kelly MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 7 March 2021
Abolition of Hospital Car Parking Charges Bill Fra McCann MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 8 March 2021
One Planet Development Bill Mark Durkan MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 10 March 2021
The Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training and Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Awareness in Schools Bill Colin McGrath MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 16 March 2021
Supporting Emergency Responders Bill (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder) Robbie Butler MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 23 March 2021
Universities (Public Mission Agreement) Bill Dr Caoimhe Archibald MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 24 March 2021
Suicide Prevention Training Bill Órlaithí Flynn MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 31 March 2021
Areas of Natural Constraint Payment Bill Declan McAleer MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 7 April 2021
Work-Life Balance Bill Martina Anderson MLA Consultation Survey [external link] Closes 8 April 2021

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

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