CPA Publications and Resources


The Parliamentarian is published quarterly by the CPA Secretariat. The Journal of Commonwealth Parliaments, The Parliamentarian contains articles, analyses and bibliographical information on parliamentary, political and constitutional developments written by Speakers, Ministers, Members of Parliament, Parliamentary Officials and those involved in the issues. Factual reports are also published on major proceedings in several sovereign Commonwealth Parliaments and on legislative initiatives in a selection of Legislatures. CPA Members receive copies of The Parliamentarian through the CPA Branches with subscriptions to the Journal also available. Email for details.

CPA Update - the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association's electronic newsletter is issued four or five times a year to inform Members and subscribers about CPA programmes and meetings, activities and the latest news. Click here to subscribe.

CPA Annual Report is published each year with updates on CPA activities and a summary of the annual CPA finances. Click here to download a copy.

Specialised Publications
Alongside its regular publications, the CPA Secretariat publishes a variety of documents on specific topics of interest, such as good practice reports on parliamentary and political issues, background information on its Parliaments and Legislatures, comparative information and recommendations of parliamentary study groups etc. An overview of these topics can be found at the link below. If you are looking for a particular issue or document, you can either click on the relevant section or email for further assistance. 

Please click here for an alphabetical list of topics of interest...


For further information about any of the CPA's publications please email or contact the CPA Secretariat.