Next meeting:

Last updated - 22 Mar 2019, 16.13

27 Mar 2019, 13.30

 The Joint Committee on Public Petitions will meet in Committee Room 1, LH2000.

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

26 Mar 2019, 13.08

Petitions Committee to consider petitions on FOI powers, Fermoy Weir, and teacher training for spectrum disorders

26 Feb 2019, 13.15

Petitions Committee to consider petitions on nuclear research, city status for Drogheda, and UK citizens in Ireland

12 Feb 2019, 13.08

Petitions Committee to consider petitions for an All-Ireland Citizens’ Assembly, measures to eliminate puppy farms

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, 27 Feb 2019

Committee on Public Petitions

Consideration of Public Petitions

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Wed, 13 Feb 2019

Committee on Public Petitions

Consideration of Public Petitions

View video

Wed, 30 Jan 2019

Committee on Public Petitions

Consideration of Public Petitions

View video

Recent documents

Wed, 10 Oct

Opening Statement, Aodán Ó’Dubhghaill, RTE

Opening Statement, Aodán Ó’Dubhghaill, RTE (PDF)

Wed, 26 Sep

Opening statement, Jim Daly T.D., Minister of State with special responsibility for Mental Health and Older People, Department of Health

Opening statement, Jim Daly T.D., Minister of State with special responsibility for Mental Health and Older People, Department of Health (PDF)

Wed, 30 May

Opening statement, Peter Tyndall, Ombudsman

Opening statement, Peter Tyndall, Ombudsman (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:
Leo Bollins
(01) 618 3054
submitapetition@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Shawn Pogatchnik
(01) 618 4203
(086) 701 3295
shawn.pogatchnik@oireachtas.ie