Commonwealth Parliamentary Association: Recommended Benchmarks for Democratic Legislatures

About this Standards & Guidance

Sources of guidance

  • Inter-Government

Guidance Type

  • Detailed guidance

Date Added

  • 17th October 2013

This is a guide for Parliaments seeking either to find new ways to strengthen their performance as part of a democratic reform programme, or to determine whether they have kept up with advances in parliamentary practices and procedures. Organisations and agencies providing parliamentary strengthening programmes may also use the Benchmarks in partnership with Parliaments and Legislatures to guide their programming.