State Opening of Parliament
Written by Professor David Flint AM   
Thursday, 29 May 2014

The State Opening of the British Parliament for the 2014-15 session will take place on Wednesday 4 June 2014. The State Opening happens on the first day of a new parliamentary session or shortly after a general election. Commonwealth Parliaments follow much of this tradition. 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo: The State Opening of the British Parliament for the 2014-15 session will take place on Wednesday 4 June 2014. The State Opening happens on the first day of a new parliamentary session or shortly after a general election.