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Unlike other countries such as the US, there is no one document that is called the UK Constitution.

The Constitution of United Kingdom is made up of other documents and principles.

Constitutional principles include:

  • Parliamentary Sovereignty

  • Rule Of Law

  • Democracy
  • Upholding International Law
Some acts of parliament have a special status that makes up the UK Constitution:

Magna Carta

The Magna Carta is a royal charter of rights agreed to by King John of England on 15th June 1215

Read The English Translation Of Magna Carta

Bill Of Rights - 1689

The Bill Of Rights of 1689 set out further the responsibilities of citizens as well as the monarchy and parliament.

Read The Bill Of Rights Of 1689