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Last updated - 15 Oct 2019, 17.15

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The committee receives and processes public petitions submitted to the Houses of the Oireachtas. Members of the public may submit petitions directly to the committee.

Date established: 12 Jul 2016

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Press releases

10 Oct 2019, 16.43

Joint Committee on Public Petitions welcome delegation of senior Chinese officials to Leinster House

24 Sep 2019, 15.24

Joint Committee on Public Petitions to consider a range of petitions including a petition on raising the age limit for joining the Defence Forces

2 Jul 2019, 14.38

Petitions Committee to resume discussion on petition to “Save Fermoy Weir”

How do I submit a petition to the committee?

Leaflet

How do I submit a petition to the committee?

Read our leaflet explaining the work of the the Committee on Public Petitions and how you can submit a petition.

Submit a petition online

Go online

Submit a petition online

The committee has a dedicated website for receiving petitions electronically from the public. 

Recent videos

Wed, 25 Sep 2019

Committees

Consideration of Public Petitions

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Wed, 3 Jul 2019

Committees

Petition No P00036/18 – Save Fermoy Weir

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Wed, 19 Jun 2019

Committees

Petition No P00011/18 –“Mandatory training for Irish mainstream School Teachers – children on spectrum disorders"

View video

Recent documents

Wed, 3 Jul

Opening Statement, Niall Healy, Director of Service Municipal District Operations & Rural, Cork County Council

Opening Statement, Niall Healy, Director of Service Municipal District Operations & Rural, Cork County Council (PDF)

Wed, 3 Jul

Opening Statement, Denis Maher, Principal Officer, Department of Communications, Climate Action and the Environment and Inland Fisheries Ireland

Opening Statement, Denis Maher, Principal Officer, Department of Communications, Climate Action and the Environment and Inland Fisheries Ireland (PDF)

Wed, 3 Jul

Opening Statement, Colin Byrne, Senior Adviser, Water Division, Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government

Opening Statement, Colin Byrne, Senior Adviser, Water Division, Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government (PDF)

Recent publications

Wed, 3 Apr 2019

Annual Report 2018 - Joint Committee on Public Petitions
Joint Committee on Joint Committee on Public Petitions - Annual Report 2018

Wed, 19 Apr 2017

How to Submit a Petition
Petitions committee leaflet with details of how to submit a petition to the committee

Committee contact details

Committee on Public Petitions
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee
Leo Bollins
(01) 618 4215
submitapetition@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer

Robert Kennedy-Cochrane

(01) 618 4149
robert.kennedy-cochrane@oireachtas.ie