Hansard

Hansard is the record of the Parliamentary debates, speeches and questions asked in the Parliament of Vanuatu.

Responsibilities

  • Make notes (Manually) on discussions in the Chamber during the Parliament Sittings (Bislama, English, French)
  • Edit and compile the minutes
  • Minutes and approved in Parliament during last Ordinary Sessions of Parliament year.
  • Parliament Minutes are Documents called Summarized Proceedings which then becomes the legal Records of Proceedings (If required in court)
  • Same services can also be provided to the Parliamentary Committees by Hansard.
  • Minutes books compiled and edited by the Hansard Officers are sold to other Parliaments around the world
  • Books are also used by court as evidence or judgment of Parliamentary Case.

Live broadcast

Live audio and video broadcasts of Parliamentary proceedings are available by clicking on the Live Stream located in the top main menu on the Parliament’s web page. The video broadcast can only view using certain browsers such as Firefox, Google Chrome and others. But it can't be view via Internet Explorer.

Please note that this service is only available when the Parliament is in session.

Click here during Parliament sittings to watch debate live in the Chamber.

Broadcast on Demand

Broadcast on Demand is available through accessing the electronic Record of Proceedings.

Broadcast on demand allow users to be able to watch a video replay of the previous proceedings of Parliament.

The on-demand broadcast become available at the times the Record of Proceedings is published on the internet throughout a sitting day.

To view previous online Broadcast on Demand, please click here.


Earlier hard copies of Hansard Reports are available in the Parliament Library.

Below are the lists of Parliamentary Minutes of Debates/ Summarised Records of Proceeding since 1980.

 

The Vanuatu Parliament Hansard Reports of the year:

Please click on the tabs below to preview the Vanuatu Parliament Hansard reports from different legislation

9th Parliament Hansard Report (2008 to 2012)

2011 Hansard Report 
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Ninth Legislature, First extraordinary Session of 2011 (18th – 21st February 2011)    Download
Legislature Ninth, Second Extraordinary Session of 2011 (21st - 24th April 2011)  Download Download
Legislature Ninth, third Extraordinary Session of 2011 (20th May 2011)  Download Download

Ninth Legislature, first Ordinary Session of 2011 (16th June 2011)

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Legislature Ninth, Fourth Extraordinary Session of 2011 (23rd – 26th June 2011) Download  Download
Legislature Ninth, fifth Extraordinary Session of 2011 (5th –12nd August 2011) Download Download

 

2010 Hansard Report 
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Ninth Legislature, First Extraordinary Session of 2010 (25th – 28th January 2010)    Download
Legislature Ninth, first Ordinary Session of 2010 (24th May - 2nd June 2010)    Download
Legislature Ninth, second Extraordinary Session of 2010 (14th - 19th June 2010)   Download
Legislature Ninth, third Extraordinary Session of 2010 (1st – 12nd November 2010)   Download
Ninth Legislature, Second Ordinary Session of 2010 (15th November - 2nd December)   Download

 

2009 Hansard Report 
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Legislature Ninth, first Extraordinary Session of 2009 (25th -28th January Download  
Ninth Legislature, First Ordinary Session of 2009 (8th – 19th June 2009)  Download  Download
Legislature Ninth, Second Extraordinary Session of 2009 (28th August 2009)     Download
Legislature Ninth, Fourth Extraordinary Session of 2009 (23rd – 27th November 2009) Download  Download
Ninth Legislature, Second Ordinary Session of 2009 (7 December 2009) Download Download

8th Parliament Hansard Report (2004 to 2008)

2008 Hansard Report 
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Eighth Legislature, First Ordinary Session of 2008 (31st March – 11th April 2008)    Download
Eighth Legislature, Second Extraordinary Session 2008 (17th – 19th June 2008)    
Ninth Legislature, First Sitting of 2008 (22nd September 2008)    Download
Ninth Legislature, Third Extraordinary Session of 2008 (3rd October 2008)    Download
Ninth Legislature, Second ordinary Session of 2008 (17 November 2008)   Download

 

2007 Hansard Report 
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Eighth Legislature, First Ordinary Session of 2007 (19th – 28th March 2007)    Download
Eighth Legislature, First Extraordinary Session of 2007 (18th June 2007)    Download
Eighth Legislature, Second Extraordinary Session of 2007 (19th – 27th November 2007)    Download
Eighth Legislature, Second Ordinary Session of 2007 (3rd – 19th December 2007)    Download

 

2006 Hansard Report 
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Eighth Legislature, First Ordinary Session of 2006 (20th – 27th March 2006)    
Eighth Legislature, Second Extraordinary Session of 2006, First Meeting (3rd – 10th November 2006)    Download
Eighth Legislature, Second Ordinary Session of 2006 (20th November – 15th December 2006)    Download

 

2005 Hansard  Report 
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Eighth Parliament, First Ordinary session of 2005 (23rd May – 14th June 2005)     Download
Eighth Parliament, First Ordinary session of 2005 (14th – 24th February 2005)     Download
Eighth Parliament, Second Ordinary session of 2005 (21st November -15th December 2005)     Download
Eighth Parliament, Second extra Ordinary session of 2005 (7th – 18th November 2005)    Download

7th Parliament Hansard Report (2002 to 2004)

2004 Hansard Report 
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Seventh Parliament, First Ordinary session of 2004 (10 May 2004)    Download
Eighth Parliament, First Sitting (26th – 29th July 2004)    Download
Eighth Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 2004 (26th August – 1st September 2004)    Download
Eighth Parliament, Second extra Ordinary session of 2004 (18th -22nd October 2004)    Download
Eighth Parliament, Second Ordinary session of 2004 (30th November -14th December 2004)    Download
Eighth Parliament, third extra Ordinary session of 2004 (22nd – 25th November 2004)    Download

 

2003 Hansard Report 
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Seventh Parliament, First Ordinary session of 2003 (5th -19th June 2003)    
Seventh Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 2003 (8th December 2003)    Download
Seventh Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 2003 (17th – 21st December 2003)    Download
Seventh Parliament, Second extra Ordinary session of 2003 ( 12nd - 15th December 2003)    Download

6th Parliament Hansard Report (1998 to 2002)

2002 Hansard Report 
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Seventh Parliament, First sitting (3rd June 2002)    
Seventh Parliament, First Ordinary session of 2002 (25th November – 16th December 2002)    
Seventh Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 2002 (24th November – 4th December 2002)    
Seventh Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 2002 (5th - 22nd November 2002)    

 

2001 Hansard Report 
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Sixth Parliament, first Ordinary session of 2001 (22nd March– 3rd April 2001)    Download
Sixth Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 2001 (3rd – 15th May 2001)    Download
Sixth Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 2001 (10th – 13th April 2001)    Download
Sixth Parliament, second extra Ordinary session of 2001 (4th – 7th June 2001)    Download
Sixth Parliament, third extra Ordinary session of 2001 (7th – 26th November 2001)    Download
Sixth Parliament, second Ordinary session of 2001 (28th November– 14th December 2001)    Download

 

2000 Hansard Report 
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Sixth Parliament, First Ordinary session of 2000 (7th – 16th March 2000)    
Sixth Parliament, First Ordinary session of 2000 (20th – 24th March 2000)    
Sixth Parliament, First Ordinary session of 2000 (3th – 20th April 2000)    Download
 Sixth Parliament, second extra Ordinary session of 2000 (14th – 28th August 2000)    
Sixth Parliament, third extra Ordinary session of 2000 (6th October 2000)    Download
Sixth Parliament, second Ordinary session of 2000 (20th November – 14th December 2000)    Download

 

1999 Hansard  Report 
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Sixth Parliament, Second Ordinary session of 1999 (22nd – 30th November 1999)    
Sixth Parliament, First Ordinary session of 1999 (14th – 18th June 1999)    Download
Sixth Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 1999 (9th – 23th August 1999)    Download

5th Parliament Hansard Report (1995 to 1998)

1998 Hansard Report 
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Sixth Legislature, First sitting (30th March 1998)    Download
Sixth Parliament, First Ordinary session of 1998 (18th May – 7th July 1998)    
Sixth Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 1998 (14th April 1998)    
Sixth Parliament, Second extra Ordinary session of 1998 (7th – 17th December 1998)    
Sixth Parliament, Second extra Ordinary session of 1998 (21st July 1998)    Download
Sixth Parliament, third extra Ordinary session of 1998 (29th July – 11th August 1998)    Download
Sixth Parliament, fourth extra Ordinary session of 1998 (23rd to 27th November 1998)    Download

 

1997 Hansard Report 
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Fifth Parliament, first Ordinary session of 1997 (19th May – 5th June 1997)    
Fifth Parliament, first extra Ordinary session of 1997 (26th August – 3rd September 1997)    
Fifth Parliament, Second Ordinary session of 1997 (17th November – 5th December 1997)    Download

 

1996 Hansard Report 
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Fifth Parliament, first ordinary session of 1996 (26th March – 9th April 1996)    Download
Fifth Parliament, First extra Ordinary session of 1996 (8th – 12th February 1996)    Download
Fifth Parliament, second Exra Ordinary session of 1996 (20th – 23rd February 1996)    Download
 Fifth Parliament, Second Ordinary session of 1996 (2nd – 19th December 1996)    
Fifth Parliament, third extra Ordinary session of 1996 (30th September 1996)    Download

4th Parliament Hansard Report (1991 to 1995)

1995 Hansard Report 
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Fourth Legislature, First ordinary session of 1995 (27th Match – 4th April 1995)    Download
Fourth Legislature, First ordinary session of 1995 (1st August – 4th August 1995)    Download
Fourth Legislature, First extra ordinary session of 1995 (1st August – 4th August 1995)    
Fourth Legislature, Second extra ordinary session of 1995 (2nd August – 3rd October 1995)    Download
Fifth Legislature, First sitting (21st December 1995)    Download

 

1994 Hansard Report 
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Fourth Parliament, First ordinary session of 1994 (16th May – 2nd June 1994)    
Fourth Legislature, Fist extra ordinary session of 1994 (20th September – 21st September 1994)    
Fourth Legislature, Second ordinary session of 1994 (23rd September 2004)    Download
Fourth Legislature, Second ordinary session of 1994 (21st November – 12nd December 1994)    Download

 

1993 Hansard Report 
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Fourth Legislature, First ordinary Session of 1993 (1st – 14th June 1993)    Download
Fourth Legislature, First extra ordinary Session of 1993 (8th – 11th February 1993)    Download
Fourth Legislature, Second Ordinary Session of 1993 (22nd November – 6th December 1993)    
Fourth Legislature, Second extra Ordinary Session of 1993 (23rd – 27th August 1993)    

 

1992 Hansard  Report 
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Fourth Parliament, First Extraordinary Session (24th February – 4th March 1992)    

 

3rd Parliament Hansard Report (1987 to 1991)

1991 Hansard Report 
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Fourth Parliament, First Sitting (16th December 1991)    

 

1990 Hansard Report 
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Third Parliament, 1st Ordinary Session 1990 (11 – 15 June)    

 

1989 Hansard Report 
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Third Parliament, First Ordinary Session, 1st Meeting (31st March – 10th April 1989)    
Third Parliament, First Ordinary Session, 2nd Meeting (22nd May – 25th May 1989)    
Third Parliament, Second Extraordinary Session (01st June – 6th June 1989)    
Third Parliament, Second Ordinary Session, 3rd Meeting (20th November – 14th December 1989)    

 

1988 Hansard  Report 
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Third Parliament, First Ordinary Session (28th March – 07th April 1988)    
Third Parliament, First Extraordinary Session (08th April – 12th April 1988)    
Third Parliament, Second Ordinary Session (16th December – 20th December 1988)    
Third Parliament, Second Extraordinary Session (21st July – 28th July 1988)    

 

2nd Parliament Hansard Report (1983 to 1987)

1984 Hansard Report 
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Second Parliament, First Ordinary Session (9th May – 17th May 1984)    
Second Parliament, First Extraordinary Session (23rd January – 30th January 1984)    
Second Parliament, Second Extraordinary Session (12th June – 13th June 1984)    
Second Parliament, Second Ordinary Session, First Meeting (16th October – 23rd October 1984)    
Second Parliament, Second Ordinary Session, Second Meeting (20th November – 6th December 1984)    

 

1985 Hansard Report 
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Second Parliament, Second Ordinary Session (18th November – 13th December 1985)    
Second Parliament, First Ordinary Session (24th May – 7th June 1985)    

 

1986 Hansard Report 
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Second Parliament, First Ordinary Session (26th May – 12th June 1986)    
Second Parliament, First Ordinary Session, Second Meeting (5th August – 7th August 1986)    
Second Parliament, Second Ordinary Session, 18th November – 5th December 1986    

 

1987 Hansard  Report 
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Second Parliament, First Ordinary Session, First Meeting (26th May – 12th June 1987)    
Second Parliament, First Ordinary Session (11th August – 12th August 1987)    
Third Parliament, First Sitting (11th December 1987)    

 

1st Parliament Hansard Report (1980 to 1983)

1983 Hansard Report 
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1st Ordinary Session 1983, 1st Meeting (15th March – 18th April)    
1st Ordinary Session 1983, 2nd Meeting (31st May – 2nd June)    
2nd Ordinary Session 1983, 1st Meeting (8th August – 9th August & 23rd August – 2nd September)    
2nd Parliament Legislature, 1st Sitting (Monday 21st November 1983)    

 

1982 Hansard Report 
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1st Ordinary Session 1982 (17th March – 12th May)    
1st Ordinary Session 1982 (End of the Second Meeting)(17th March – 12th May)    
2nd Ordinary Session 1982, 2nd Meeting (15th November – 10th December)    
2nd Ordinary Session 1982, 1st Meeting (17th August – 23rd August)    

 

1981 Hansard Report 
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1ere Session Ordinaire 1981 (18 Febrier – 17 Mars)    
1st Ordinary Session 1981 (18th February – 17 March)    
1st Extraordinary Session 1981 (1st – 16th July)    
 2nd Ordinary Session 1981 (2 – 17 December)    

 

1980 Hansard  Report 
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1st Extraordinary Session for 1980 (13 – 21 February 1980)    
1st Ordinary Session 1980 (16 April – 9 May 1980)    
1st Extraordinary Session 1980 (7 – 13 August 1980)    
2nd Extraordinary Session for 1980 (22 October 1980 – 29 October 1980)    
Seances Speciales Du Parlement (Mardi 9 Decembre 1980)    
3rd Extraordinary Session for 1980 (3 December 1980 – 17 December 1980)    
3e Session Extraordinaire pour l’annee 1980 (3 Decembre 1980 – 17 Decembre 1980)