Most recent petitions in New Zealand

  • Country: New Zealand
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No motels on Stanley St

A motel has recently opened at 17 Stanley St, Claudelands. This motel opened without resource consent in a residential area, which is not zoned for accomodation. The owners have been advised by Hamilton Council that they need to apply for resource consent to continue operating. Local resident opinions of the motel will be considered in the issuing or denial of resource consent.  We object to resource consent being issued and this building being used as a motel for the following reasons: We are

10 Created: 2022-10-02 Statistics

More inpatient support for mental health

I am wanting more inpatient support available for people that present themselves at hospital in distress . At the moment the mental health are turning to many people away that require 24---48 or longer inpatient stays. The suicide rate is so high in this country. There is people crying out for support and getting turned away every time. People need a safe place. The criteria for inpatient admission is something that needs to be changed to accept people that are  not admitting they want to hurt s

14 Created: 2022-09-24 Statistics

Dargaville needs a Dog Exercise Park

There are no dog parks in Dargaville and dogs are banned from walking through town. Our much loved pooches deserve a place to walk and run freely on or off lead. That is central to where most of the population lives. Dog parks are great for dogs well as their owners. It provides a safe place for people to meet up socialise and exercise with their pets in a friendly welcoming environment.  This petition is aimed at getting the attention of the KDC to provide for the welfare our beloved pooches. T

45 Created: 2022-09-20 Statistics

To Preserve & Protect Observation Rock, Stewart Island / Rakiura.

Observation Rock provides the most accessible, unhindered and unobstructed view of the outstanding natural beauty of Paterson Inlet, Stewart Island / Rakiura. The Department of Conservation has undertaken a project with a number of parties to develop a viewing platform and interpretation panels / signage to “…greatly improve the visitor experience…”  A number of locals, in particular, long standing residents believe that any development at Observation Rock is unnecessary and will detract from th

143 Created: 2022-09-10 Statistics

Improve Vaping Policies in Aotearoa New Zealand to Protect Youth

In New Zealand and around the world, vaping has become a prevalent issue amongst young people. Vape products were first introduced by tobacco companies as a tool for people to quit smoking, but quickly vape products became clearly marketed toward youth with their sleek designs and enticing flavours. While vaping is safer than smoking to our current understanding, there is still very little knowledge about what effect the chemicals that are produced in vapes have on our lungs, so potentially the

19 Created: 2022-08-23 Statistics

Stop Rodeos in New Zealand

In New Zealand each summer, around 30 rodeo events are “entertaining” viewers across the country. The animals are enduring fear, stress and the risk of injury and even death to put on a show for people. New Zealand and international veterinarians, animal welfare agencies and ex-rodeo riders have condemned Rodeos.  Sign this petition to help out the movement of banning rodeos in New Zealand with New Zealand Animal Law Association, and saving these innocent animals from this torture. All proceedin

29 Created: 2022-08-10 Statistics

Improve road safety outside St Thomas's School

We are asking Auckland Transport and the Orakei Local Board to improve traffic/road safety around the upper Allum Street area.  This is to minimise potential risk to our students, staff and community when the road gets busy during morning drop off and afternoon pick up times. This petition is to show community support for safety modifications to the road.    

132 Created: 2022-08-02 Statistics

Stop Aurora Energy planning power outages in Central Otago during Winter Months - June / July / August

Signing this petition means you agree that Aurora Energy should stop planning power outages in the Central Otago region during the Winter months  of June / July & August. We except that ongoing line work is necessary to get the network up to standard. We except that planned outages are required for this work to be carried out. What we don't accept is these planned outages being carried out during the Winter months in Central Otago. Our region is the coldest in New Zealand during these months

59 Created: 2022-07-14 Statistics

Change name to Te Hāwera High School - Opposing the name Te Paepae o Aotea

Tēnā koutou katoa We are direct Tangata W'enua deacendants of Tangahoe/Taangahoe/Tongahoe/Taangaahoe/Tanga'oi.(Which ever reasonates). We are opposing the new name offered for the Hawera High school - Te Paepae o Aotea. History of Te Hāwera Britannica Informarion 1870 Hāwera, town, southwestern North Island, NZ.  The original settlement, situated on the east Waimate Plain 2 miles (3 km) from the coast of South Taranaki Bight of the Tasman Sea grew around a blockhouse built in 1870 for protection

230 Created: 2022-07-10 Statistics

CAMP S.O.U.R WANTS YOUR SUPPORT FOR AN INQUIRY INTO THE MANAGEMENT OF NEW ZEALAND'S OIL REFINING CAPABILITIES AND FUEL INDEPENDENCE

The time has come!  An inquiry in to the management of New Zealands oil refining assets is needed. Its time for answers and we need your support. If you have had enough of the rising fuel prices...                                                       If you know that the import model is a nonsense... If you know that we can make world class bitumen which is used for asphalt and pavement works, including foam-bitumen stabilisation which can stop a road from freezing...                          

177 Created: 2022-06-30 Statistics