Sources of the British Constitution

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  • Sources of the Constitution
    • Statute Law
      • this is law passed by an Act of Parliament
    • Common Law
      • this is the established legal principle relating to the powers of the Crown and Parliament
    • Works of Authority
      • these are recognized legal or historic works that explain why rules have been adopted
    • Conventions
      • these are accepted rules of behavior and are expected to be adhered to as if these were law

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