Dear House of Commons,
Would you please be kind enough to clarify and verify the
Is House of Commons Limited Company?
Who are the shareholders for House of Commons?
Is House of Commons Public Liability companies? Private Limited Companies?
Is House of Commons listed on the London Stock Exchange, Dunn and Bradstreet or any other stock exchange?
Can House of Commons supply all registered numbers, addresses.
Can House of Commonsexplain why your letter headed paper makes no mention of your company registration at companies house?
Dear Mr Paffvett
Thank you for your request for information dated 26 July 2012, received by us on the same date.
We will endeavour to respond to your request promptly but in any case within 20 working days i.e. on or before 23 August 2012.
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IRIS Support Officer
Dear Mr Paffvett,
Thank you for your email of 26 July asking whether the House of Commons is a limited company.
The House of Commons is not a limited company. The House of Commons is neither a public liability company nor a private limited company. It has no shareholders. The House of Commons is not listed on the London Stock Exchange, Dunn and Bradstreet or any other stock exchange. The address of the House of Commons is: London SW1A 0AA. The headed notepaper used by the House of Commons makes no mention of any company registration at Companies House, because there is no such registration.
The House of Commons is one of the Houses of Parliament. Statutory provision for its governance may be found in the House of Commons (Administration) Act 1978 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1978... and the Parliamentary Corporate Bodies Act 1992: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1992...
Information about how the House is governed available on the parliamentary website, http://www.parliament.uk
As the overall supervisory body of the House of Commons Administration, the House of Commons Commission is responsible for the administration and services of the House.
Please refer to the House of Commons Commission web pages for further information:
In addition, you may find the information in the latest House of Commons Commission Annual Report useful:
Reports for earlier years are available here:
I hope the above is helpful to you, however, please let me know if I can assist further.
Katarina Ndrepepaj | Freedom of Information Coordinator Information Rights and Information Security (IRIS) Service House of Commons
Thank you :-)