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Seminars, tours & visits

Seminars, tours & visits

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Visiting the Legislative Assembly


​​​Public Sector Seminars​
​​Public To​​urs ​
​​School Tours & Education​

​For people in the NSW public sector, a specialist, full-day seminar to learn about the role and functions of the Assembly.​​Read more ≫

You can join tours of the Chambers throughout the year and book online. ​
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 Find out more about primary school tours, secondary school tours and customised tertiary programs​.​
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Visiting​ the Assembly during sittings


The Public Gallery is open when the Legislative Assembly is sitting. For sitting days please see the sitting day calendar​.

When the Legislative Assembly is sitting, proceedings commence at 12 noon on a Tuesday and at 10.00 am on Wednesday and Thursday. For an indication of what occurs each sitting day see the Sitting Day Routine of Business​​.

Question Time takes place in the Legislative Assembly from 12 noon on a Tuesday and at 11.00 am on Wednesday and Thursday of a sitting week. Members of the public are welcome to view Question Time and other proceedings in the House from the Public Gallery. ​​

If you wish to be sure of a seat please ring 9230 2219 to book in for Question Time. If you are attending Question Time please arrive at Parliament 15 minutes before its start time on the day of your visit and make yourself known to a member of staff at the Assembly front desk. 

No food or drink is allowed in the Public Gallery. The taking of photographs or video footage of proceedings is not permitted.  Please be silent in the galleries – applause or other disruptions are not permitted. 

Getting here


​​​Location and directions

Parliament of New South Wales, 6 Macquarie Street, Sydney, 2000

Entrance is via the security gate house on Macquarie Street, near the State Library.​


Accessibility at Parliament​

We are committed to ensuring everyone can access Parliament. 

Parliament is fitted with ramp and lift access, signage with raised lettering, induction loops , accessible toilets, parent facilities and accessibility parking.