The British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly (BIPA) aims to promote co-operation between political representatives in Britain and Ireland for the benefit of the people they represent.

BIPA’s membership includes representatives from the UK Parliament, the Houses of the Oireachtas, the Scottish Parliament, the Northern Ireland Assembly, the Welsh Assembly, the High Court of Tynwald (Isle of Man) and the States of Guernsey and Jersey. The Assembly was established in 1990.

Forthcoming meetings

Last updated - 3 Oct 2019, 10.05

British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly

52nd British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly, Malahide, 2016

Recent press releases

15 Oct 2019, 15.17

Speakers announced for British Irish Parliamentary Assembly plenary session in Warwickshire – 21-22 Oct

17 May 2019, 15.56

BIPA Committee B on European Affairs expresses concern that Brexit uncertainty is resulting in significant contingency costs for Irish operators

13 May 2019, 09.36

British Irish Parliamentary Assembly opens with emphasis on climate action measures

Find out more

For more information, see the website of the British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly.

Contact details


Dervila Flynn
+353 (0) 1 618 3218

Press liaison officer
Alan Neary
+353 (0) 1 618 4743
+353 (0) 86 010 7500