Fact Sheets and Information Sheets

Fact Sheets and Information Sheets

This page is under development.

In the meantime, please see the:

Assembly fact sheets

Council information sheets


Information relating to Legislative Assembly Legislative Council
Parliament and the Houses

Finding information about the   Assembly and Parliament


Government   business program in the Assembly

Why is the Assembly green?

Types of debate in the Assembly

About the Legislative Council

Council Chamber


Architectural   Features and Furniture



In the Assembly

In the Council

Bills, Amendments and Making Law








How a bill becomes law

Tracking legislation on the   internet

Amendments to bills in the   Assembly

Understanding a bill

Reasoned amendments in the Assembly

Bills in the Council

A typical Sitting Day


In the Assembly In the Council

Questions and Question Time




Question Time

Questions on Notice

Adjournment Debate

Questions in the Council

Questions on Notice

Adjournment Debate 

Divisions and Decision Making





In the Assembly


Speaker's casting vote in the   Assembly

Altering Victoria's Constitution

In the Council

Privilege   and Standards



Members' code of conduct

Sub judice convention

Communication of the Houses


Assembly Communications with   the Governor and the Council  

Opening of Parliament


Opening of Parliament in the Legislative Assembly Opening of Parliament in the Legislative Council





Elections for the Assembly

New Electoral System for Victoria 's Legislative Council

Legislative Council's Electoral   System 1851-2003

Right of Reply


In the Assembly In the Council

Who’s Who in Parliament





Roles in the Assembly

The Speaker of the Assembly

The Clerk of the Assembly

The Serjeant-at-Arms in the Assembly

President of the Council


Officers of the Legislative Council

Role of a Private Member in the Legislative Council



Assembly fact sheet Council information sheet

Documents and Reports



Documents tabled in the Assembly

Assembly Votes and Proceedings

Tabling of Reports and   Documents in the Council

Notice Paper for the Council

Council Minutes of the   Proceedings

History and Tradition


Victoria's parliamentary history

Women in Parliament

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 August 2016