Arrangements for Budget week sitting period

The Presiding Officers have advised that during Budget week, commencing from 5 October 2020, the same measures which were in place for the 24 August 2020 to 3 September 2020 sittings of Parliament will be implemented.

These measures cover the operations and activities at Parliament House, along with specific requests to persons travelling to the ACT.

Details of these arrangements can be found in the 17 August Joint Statement from the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the Hon Tony Smith MP and the President of the Senate, Senator the Hon Scott Ryan.