The lower house introduces bills to create laws and other rules for the nation. This chamber selects the Prime Minister, who is the leader of the majority party. The leader is currently being chosen by the National Freedom Party.
The House of Common Representives is based on population and is closely related to it's counterpart in the United Kingdom. There are times when the Official Opposition can question the Government on various issues effecting our nation.
Last Election Results:
National Freedom Party- 350 seats
New Democratic Party- 150 seats
Total- 500 seats