The Office of the Parliamentary Counsel: guidance

This collection contains guidance about the drafting of legislation, produced by the Office of the Parliamentary Counsel for members of that office.


  1. Amending bills: style manual
  2. Carrying over bills
  3. Crown application
  4. Financial resolutions
  5. Money bills
  6. Office of the Parliamentary Counsel drafting guidance
  7. Parliament Act 1911 section 2: guidance
  8. Programming bills
  9. Queen's or Prince's consent
Published 2 October 2010
Last updated 6 September 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added guidance on 'Carrying over bills'.
  2. Added guidance on section 2 of the Parliament Act 1911.
  3. First published.