Houses of Parliament. Commonwealth. The Commonwealth Parliament is divided into two houses, the Senate and the House of Representatives. The Senate. Also known as the Upper House of the Commonwealth Parliament
The Commonwealth Parliament is divided into two houses, the Senate and the House of Representatives.
Much of a Senator's work is focused in the chamber -
Work on parliamentary committees is an important part of a Senator's work.
Senators travel to meet people in their state and take their views back to Parliament.
They meet lobby groups, various community organisations and attend party meetings and many official functions.
Members work on parliamentary committees too.