Parliament of Victoria News alerts
AI Group Launched
The launch of the Victorian All-Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence provides a focal point for considering the opportunities and challenges presented by AI.
Science beyond fiction
Seeking out the human dimension of AI in Victoria.
Today In Parliament
Inquiry into Drug Law Reform - Report tabledA comprehensive parliamentary committee report into drug law reform has called for a more effective drug response framework in Victoria that recognises health and community safety as key areas of focus. In its 18 chapter report, the Law Reform,... Read more
Inquiry into Youth Justice Centres in Victoria - Report tabledA parliamentary committee report in the Victorian Parliament has recommended a range of measures to address problems with youth justice centres in Victoria. The Legal and Social Issues Committee has made 33 findings and 39 recommendations after a comprehensive inquiry. Read more
Inquiry into Electric Vehicles - Charging how we driveThe Victorian Parliament's Economy and Infrastructure Committee is investigating the challenges and opportunities presented by a move to electric vehicles. 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.
Parliament House in the 21st Century
Watch as the new addition to Parliament House takes shape
Find out more about our projects to restore and renew Parliament House
Latest News & Events
Parliamentary Budget Officer appointed
The Governor in Council has appointed Anthony Close as the Parliamentary Budget Officer.Read more
A community day for all ages
This year’s Open Day held last Sunday brought people of all ages to Parliament House.Read more
Artificial Intelligence group launched
The Victorian All-Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence has been launched at Parliament House.Read more
Leafy entry for horticulture showcase
An avenue of trees popped up at Parliament House as part a horticultural showcase arranged by the Nursery & Garden Industry Victoria.Read more
Interns welcomed to Parliament
Twenty-six students from Melbourne and Monash universities have commenced their parliamentary internships for 2018.Read more
Groundbreaking program for VU students
A new collaboration between the Victorian Parliament and Victoria University has brought around 200 first year laws students to Parliament House.Read more
Donation to assist Tongan Parliament's recovery
In the wake of Cyclone Gita and the destruction of Tonga’s historic parliament building, the Victorian Parliament is donating computer equipment to assist the recovery.Read more
On This Day
The Honourable Richard E. McGarvie, A.C., Q.C. retired as Governor of Victoria.