Introducing ... the three levels of government
Everything you need to know about the role, function, structure and people of the Australian Parliament. From the Australian Constitution to bills and laws, and how you can get involved, this section will help you understand how our Parliament works, as well as its history.
This fact sheet examines the path to Federation, the opening of the Australian Parliament and Australia's federal system of government.
This fact sheet introduces the idea of democracy and explores the key principles of Australia’s democratic system of government.
This image shows the current numbers in the Australian House of Representatives.
This graphic illustrates the usual path of a bill through the Australian Parliament to become Australian law.