Petition Parliament

British citizens and UK residents can petition Parliament and the Government to raise awareness of an issue and to call for action. Learn more about the petitioning process and how you can make your voice heard.


Start or sign an e-petition today. The new Parliament and Government e-petitions system was set up in July 2015.

Public (paper) petitions

Public (paper) petitions are a good way of raising local or individual issues and concerns. Find out how to get a paper petition presented in Parliament.

Private Bill petitions

Private bills are proposed laws that only apply to certain individuals or organisations. You can petition against a private bill if you are specifically and directly affected by it.

Related links

E-petitions website

Start your own e-petition or sign an existing one:

The Petitions Committee

Learn about the work of the new Petitions Committee: