The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) exists to develop, promote and support Parliamentarians and their staff to identify benchmarks of good governance and to implement the enduring values of the Commonwealth.

Latest Events

Current and Future CPA Programmes and Activities 

Find out about current and future CPA Programmes.


Commonwealth Day 2018 at the CPA

Find out about the CPA's activities on Commonwealth Day.


CPA Roadshows take place across the Commonwealth

Click here to find out about hosting a CPA Roadshow. 



  • CPA Fundamentals Programme Small Branches (Online), McGill University, Canada, w/c 5 November 2018
  • CPA Fundamentals Programme (Residential), University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, w/c 19 November 2018
  • Please contact the CPA Headquarters Secretariat via for details of forthcoming conferences and events. 

To see all our current programmes, please click here


The Parliamentarian


The Parliamentarian is the quarterly journal of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, the Journal of Commonwealth Parliaments. Click here to find out more.

CPA Annual Report
To read the latest CPA Annual Report please click here.

Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians (CWP)

The Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians (CWP) promotes the representation of women in parliaments and works towards the mainstreaming of gender in all legislation and across society. The CWP has a wide range of activities across Commonwealth Parliaments and works with different organisations. Click here to find out more.

Job Vacancies at the CPA

For the latest job vacancies at the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Headquarters SecretariatClick here to find out more.

CPA News
To read about the latest CPA news and activities please click here.

Commonwealth Day 2019
 Commonwealth Day 2019 will take place on Monday 11 March 2019. To find out about the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association's activities on Commonwealth Day 2018, please click here.

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CPA Update
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CHOGM/Commonwealth Summit 2018
 Find out about the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association's activities at the Commonwealth Summit 2018. Please click here.

CPA Privacy Policy
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