Booking your visit
Due to high demand bookings are essential, and can be made up to two years in advance.
To book your school’s visit to Parliament House:
- Check the booking schedule to see if bookings are open for the month you plan to visit
- Check accessibility by visiting the online availability calendar – please email firstname.lastname@example.org and our team will send you the online availability calendar link
- Determine program choices (tour, PEO, hospitality)
- Download and complete the school booking form
Bookings are processed in the order they are received. Once your booking has been confirmed, you will be advised by email.
If your requested date and time are not available, we will contact you to offer alternatives.
To assist with planning, please review the Public Liability Certificate and Risk Assessment Statement.
Please arrive at the front entrance of Parliament House 20 minutes prior to your visit. From the security screening proceed to the information desk in the foyer to confirm participant numbers and present Parliament and Civics Education Rebate (PACER) paperwork for authorisation.
The Parliament and Civics Education Rebate (PACER) is an Australian Government initiative that provides some financial assistance for Australian students in Years 4 to 12 to travel to Canberra. For further information – including eligibility and rebate amounts – visit the PACER website.