What is parliamentary business?

There are four categories that make up parliamentary business.

  • Parliamentary duties: a parliamentarian’s activities that relate directly to their role as a member of Parliament.
  • Electorate duties: a parliamentarian’s activities that support or serve their constituents.
  • Party political duties: a parliamentarian’s formal activities that are connected with their political party.
  • Official duties: a parliamentarian’s duties that relate to their role as an office holder or minister.