Announcements for Thursday 20 April 2017


OP buttonTuesday 25 April to Thursday 27 April (ballot closed)

The ballot for 25 April to 27 April will take place today. Applications for the ballot have now closed.

OP buttonTuesday 2 May (deadline 26 April)

Applications should be made in writing to the Table Office by 7.00pm or rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on Wednesday 26 April. The ballot will take place on Thursday 27 April.


Applications for 90, 60 and 30-minute debates should be made to the Table Office by 10.00pm or rise of the House, whichever is the earlier, on the deadline dates listed below. Members may submit applications to the Table Office in person, or from their own email account, or send a signed application through the post. Application forms are available from the Table Office or through the intranet at

The ballot takes place on the day following the deadline. Members will be informed of the outcome by the Speaker’s Office.

OP buttonTuesday 2 May (deadline 24 April)

The following Departments will answer:

Cabinet Office; Communities and Local Government; Exiting the European Union; Health; Home Office; International Development; International Trade; Justice; Wales; Women and Equalities; Work and Pensions.