Visitor Brochures

The Houses of the Oireachtas has produced several publications that explain and communicate how Ireland's parliament operates and conducts its business.

  • A Brief Guide to How your Parliament Works
    This brief guide explains how the Houses of the Oireachtas works, including Dáil Éireann, Seanad Éireann and the Committees. It offers a very useful glossary that explains key terms in everyday language. 25 pp.
  • Know Your Parliament: A Guide to the Houses of the Oireachtas
    ‌This guide to the Houses of the Oireachtas provides an overview of how the Dáil and Seanad work, how a government is formed, how laws are made and the role of the committee system, as well as providing a history of Leinster House, the seat of Irish democracy. 40 pp.
  • A Day in the Life of a TD
    A‌ colourful two-page poster aimed at young people that illustrates the day-to-day work undertaken by TDs (2009).