Sitting Dates

Sitting Dates - 2020

Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic federal parliament at this stage may not formally sit prior to 11 August 2020.

  • 11 to 13 August - Both Chambers sit
  • 14 August – Non sitting day
  • 17 to 20 August – Both Chambers sit
  • 21 August to 4 September – Non sitting days 
  • 7 to 10 September – Both Chambers sit
  • 11 September – Non sitting day
  • 14 to 17 September – Both Chambers sit
  • 18 September to 5 October – Non sitting days
  • 6 October - Budget
  • 7 to 8 October - Both Chambers sit 
  • 12 to 16 October – Non sitting days
  • 19 to 22 October – House of Representatives sits / Budget Estimates
  • 23 October - Budget Estimates
  • 26 to 29 October - House of Representatives sits / Budget Estimates
  • 30 October - Budget Estimates
  • 2 to 6 November – Non sitting days 
  • 9 to 12 November – Both Chambers sits
  • 13 to 27 November – Non sitting days
  • 30 November to 3 December – Both Chambers sit
  • 4 December – Non sitting day
  • 7 to 10 December – Both Chambers sit
  • 11 to 31 December – Non sitting days