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.


8th Commonwealth Youth Parliament

This year's Youth Parliament will take place from 6-10 November 2016 in British Columbia, Canada.


CPA Roadshows take place across the Commonwealth

Click here to find out about hosting a CPA Roadshow. 



  • Caribbean Network of Public Accounts Committees Meeting, 23-26 October, Kingston, Jamaica
  • 8th Commonwealth Youth Parliament, 6-10 November 2016, British Columbia, Canada
  • Post-Election Seminar for the Parliament of Zambia, 12-14 November, Lusaka, Zambia
  • Regional Trade Workshop for Parliamentarians of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region, 21-25 November, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
  • 62nd Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference, 11-17 December 2016, London, UK 
Further details on the events above can be found by clicking on the individual links. 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.

62nd Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference 2016
11-17 December 2016
To find out about the forthcoming CPA Annual Conference please click here.

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

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