Parliamentary activity

Tabled documents

Many documents are formally presented to Parliament. Presenting a document to Parliament is called ‘tabling’ and is a method of ensuring information is available to members of Parliament and the public.

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Use the tabled documents database to search for reports tabled from 2012 onwards. Tabled documents include:

  • annual reports of public organisations
  • parliamentary committee reports
  • reports by independent officers of the parliament, like the Ombudsman
  • regulations and official notices

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Some tabled documents are parliamentary papers. This means they are covered by parliamentary privilege and the authors cannot be sued over the contents. 

This collection provides access to all of the parliamentary papers tabled in the Parliament of Victoria from 1851 to the present.

Not all documents tabled in Parliament are parliamentary papers. You can find more documents in the Tabled Documents database.

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