Learn about UK Parliament with six easy reads. These easy reads have been created for people with a learning disability. Use them to find out how UK Parliament works.  

They will tell you about: 

  • The UK Parliament and its members 
  • How laws are made 
  • How to vote in a general election 
  • How devolution works 
  • How to tell UK Parliament what you think 
  • How to visit UK Parliament 

Download all six easy reads at the bottom of the page or click on any of the easy reads below to discover more. 

Who are the members of the UK Parliament?

This will tell you:
• What UK Parliament is
• What an MP is
• What a Member of the House of Lords is

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How laws are made

This will tell you:
• Why we have laws
• How a law is made

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How to vote in a general election

This will tell you:
• What a general election is
• Who can vote in a general election
• What happens when you vote
• The different ways you can vote

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How devolution works

This will tell you:
• What devolution is
• How devolution works in the UK
• What the devolved UK parliaments and assembly are

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How to tell UK Parliament what you think

This will tell you:
• How to contact members of UK Parliament
• How to share your ideas with a committee
• How to start or support a petition

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How to visit UK Parliament

This will tell you:
• The ways you can visit UK Parliament
• What you can do if you need support when you visit
• How to take a tour of UK Parliament on the website

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