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 Parliamentary Conference

Find out about the 64th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Uganda.


CPA Roadshows take place across the Commonwealth

Click here to find out about hosting a CPA Roadshow. 



  • 25th Conference of the Speakers and Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth (CSPOC), Canada, 6 to 11 January 2020 
  • 7th CPA India Regional Conference, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India, 15 to 19 January 2020
  • CPA Small Branches Sustainable Economic Development Workshop, Valetta, Malta, 29 to 31 January 2020
  • International Women's Day, Sunday 8 March 2020
  • Commonwealth Day, Monday 9 March 2020 
  • Mid-Year meeting of the CPA Executive Committee, Assam, India, 24 to 28 April 2020
  • Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), Kigali, Rwanda, 22 to 27 June 2020
  • 65th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 12 to 18 January 2021
  • 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.

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.

64th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference
 Find out about the forthcoming 64th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference due to take place in Uganda from 22 to 29 September 2019. Please click here.

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

Commonwealth At 70
 Find out about the 70th anniversary of the modern Commonwealth, please click here.

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

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CPA Privacy Policy
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