Dissolution Guidance – updated 2019


Updated 8 November 2019.

Please note that links to the old Parliamentary intranet have been removed. Please use search on ParliNet to find relevant current details, if available.


With the prospect of a General Election in sight, the House Authorities have published Dissolution Guidance for

  • Members not standing at the General Election
  • Members standing at the General Election
  • Members’ staff

Please also see the Summary of changes to dissolution guidance for 2019 which gives updates on support services, Data Protection and GDPR, IPSA, Parliamentary Digital Service, Library Services, Security and the nursery.

  • Dissolution Summary for Members
  • Dissolution Summary for Members Staff


IPSA’s General Election Guidance

IPSA Campaign Activities Guidance

Evidence Guidance

NB – ISPA has now removed the relevant pages from its website


HoC Library Services

You will no longer have access to the services of the House of Commons Library.  If you have any subscriptions via the House of Commons Library, they will be suspended for the duration of dissolution.  This includes RightsNet and and any newspapers and databases.

We will update this page as we receive further information.