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Worksheet 18: Schools' guide to getting help from Parliament as a group or individual

Looking at relevant issues for when laws are made

  • The social organisation and processes theme.
  • The culture and heritage theme.

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How laws are made

Petitioning Parliament


Write a letter to an Ombudsman, Officer of Parliament or other person who can help solve a problem worrying you.

Review your efforts to find official information. Consider if you have been unreasonably refused information and whether you should contact the Ombudsman for help in getting hold of it.