Parliamentary Handbook


46th Parliament Handbook Cover

The Parliamentary Handbook provides detailed information about Parliament including the parliamentary service and political careers of Senators and Members, details of elections, and historical information on the Parliament.

The 46th Parliament
Parliamentary Handbook of the Commonwealth of Australia 2020

Full version [PDF 32MB]

Preliminary pages [PDF 470KB]

Part 1 – National Symbols [PDF 570KB]

Part 2A – The Forty-Sixth Parliament – Information on the Parliament and office holders
[PDF 970KB]

Part 2B – The Forty-Sixth Parliament – Biographies of Senators and Members [PDF 5MB] – Addendum [PDF 74KB]

Part 2C – The Forty-Sixth Parliament – Statistical information as at 11 September 2020
[PDF 490KB]

Part 3 – Elections [PDF 21MB]

Part 4 – Referendums and Plebiscites [PDF 1MB]

Part 5 – Historical Information on the Australian Parliament [PDF 5MB]

Index [PDF 680KB]

Information is correct up to and including 11 September 2020.

A detailed Commonwealth Constitution from the previous edition of the Handbook for the 45th Parliament is also accessible online.

Previous Parliaments


Historical biographical information can be found in previous editions of the Parliamentary Handbook, and can be searched through ParlInfo