Training from Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards

The following courses are available for Members and Members’ Staff. To book a place, or to arrange a workshop outside London, please email commonsregistrar@parliament.uk saying when you want to come; or telephone Pam Morris on 020 7219 3738 to reserve a place.

Have you been asked to help your Member to register their interests? Or do you support an All-Party Parliamentary Group?

Worried in case you haven’t grasped all the rules?

Come to one of our Members’ staff workshops, and you will feel confident that you know what to do.

The workshops cover:

Registering Members’ Financial Interests

  • How to find the rules and forms
  • The rules on registering different interests
  • The rules on other times when interest have to be disclosed
  • The rules on lobbying (paid advocacy)
  • Registering your own interests.

Dates and times:

Wednesday 24 January 2018 at 1.00pm – 2.00pm in Room B, 1 Parliament Street

Monday 12 February 2018 at 12noon – 1.00pm in Room B, 1 Parliament Street

Supporting an All-Party Parliamentary Group (also open to external secretariats)

What is an APPG?

Key rules on:

  • Register entries
  • Members and officers
  • Meetings
  • Transparency and records

Dates and times:

Wednesday 24 January 2018 at 2.00pm – 3.00pm in Room B, 1 Parliament Street

Monday 12 February 2018 at 1.00pm – 2.00pm in Room B, 1 Parliament Street

Keeping on the right side of the rules: the proper use of parliamentary resources

Find out more about:

  • Where to find the rules
  • What the rules cover
  • Elephant traps
  • Accident prevention
  • What to do if something goes wrong

Dates and times:

Monday 12 February 2018 at 2.00pm – 3.00pm in Room B, 1 Parliament Street