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

12 Jun 2018, 16.10

Petitions Committee to meet on Wednesday

29 May 2018, 15.44

Ombudsman to address Petitions Committee on Nursing Home sector complaints

15 May 2018, 14.35

Disability activists to detail Ireland’s support for personal assistants at Public Petitions Committee hearing

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, 11 Jul 2018

Committee on Public Petitions

Consideration of Public Petitions

View video

Wed, 27 Jun 2018

Committee on Public Petitions

Consideration of Public Petitions

View video

Wed, 13 Jun 2018

Committee on Public Petitions

Consideration of Public Petitions

View video

Recent documents

Wed, 30 May

Opening statement, Peter Tyndall, Ombudsman

Opening statement, Peter Tyndall, Ombudsman (PDF)

Wed, 16 May

Opening statement, Dr. Joanne McCarthy and Mr. Garry Toner, Disability Federation of Ireland

Opening statement, Dr. Joanne McCarthy and Mr. Garry Toner, Disability Federation of Ireland (PDF)

Wed, 16 May

Opening statement, Mr. Owen Collumb and Ms. Eileen Daly, Áiseanna Tacaíochta

Opening statement, Mr. Owen Collumb and Ms. Eileen Daly, Áiseanna Tacaíochta (PDF)

Recent publications

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:
Tom Sheridan
(01) 618 4215
(076) 100 1757
submitapetition@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Nuala Walsh
(01) 618 3437
(086) 410 0898
nuala.walsh@oireachtas.ie