Most recent petitions in New Zealand

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Berm Seating Permit

Hello people, We are currently trying to find a way to get a permit to have our seats on the berm strip outside Crumb. Getting people to sign a petition is a great step to helping us achieve this, if you want to support then please put your name down! If you have any questions please come in and ask, see you at Crumb!

100 Created: 2020-07-29 Statistics

Retain STV (Single Transferrable Vote) as the voting system for Dunedin City Council Mayoral and Councillor Elections

First up...If you're going to share this on Facebook PLEASE sign it too - Thanks! A vocal minority, unhappy that their choice for mayor did not get elected, wish to push through a change back to an FPP (first past the post) system, in a thinly veiled attempt to get Dunedin's most divisive councillor in modern times elected as a minority mayor! A petition has been created by their supporters and it felt appropriate to 'balance the scales' Why FPP is undemocratic, and STV is a much better system:

194 Created: 2020-07-26 Statistics

Save Silverdale's TREES and diverse BIRD LIFE

Dear community,  Update: Thank you to everyone that has signed this petition, unfortunately all of the trees have been cut down now. I did however send this petition to council yesterday prior to the last few trees coming down. Help save the trees, some of them native found on the old Bartlett farm. On Friday we were notified that all remaining trees at 25 Bankside Road Silverdale are scheduled to be cut down within the next 2-3 weeks. Some of the trees on the property are natives, Rimu, Tokara

63 Created: 2020-07-25 Statistics

The Removal of The GST Tax on Sanitary Products

Everyday women are being forced to pay tax sanitary products which are essential items that we need but is still being treated as a luxury good. In an article, social services secretary Pam Waugh stated that she has "...heard of them rolling up newspaper; putting it inside socks; we've heard them using old sanitary pads that they've washed or recycled; and we've also heard about them using leaves and newspapers just so that they can actually function well." On average, a women "....has her perio

20 Created: 2020-07-21 Statistics

Ancestry.com please do NOT Delete Small DNA Matches!

This petition is to urge Ancestry to not delete matches who share fewer than 8 cMs from users’ DNA lists, and to continue to display them for all users. Instead, it requests Ancestry explore alternative means to relieve strain on its infrastructure. Please be sure to confirm your signature by responding to the confirmation email after you sign. The petition will be submitted to Ancestry on Sunday, July 26, 2020. Ancestry’s planned deletion (August 2020) of DNA matches who share fewer than 8 cMs

783 Created: 2020-07-20 Statistics

Keep Our Harbourside Netball Centre Name!

Harbourside Netball Centre name change🤦‍♀️😥 SIGN & SHARE this PETITION Save our HARBOURSIDE NETBALL CENTRE NAME! WHY, The need for the name change? This is what was said.....Harbourside Netball Centre, 🤷‍♀️ Sounds like North Harbour Netball Centre!🤦‍♀️ and people are confused! Really?? So people ask the question "where's Harbourside? No biggie... " it's in the beautiful BOP Mount or Mt Maunganui..The end! Why is the board wanting to go back to Tauranga Netball? Are they wanting to make a na

150 Created: 2020-07-12 Statistics

We demand that St Martin-in-the-Fields reverse outrageous decision to cast out loyal musicians

For 30 years our orchestras and choirs have brought joy to thousands of people and raised millions of pounds to support the work of St Martin-in-the-Fields and the homeless. Now in the midst of a global pandemic with no consultation we have been informed by email, by the Director of Music at St Martin-in-the-Fields, that our concerts will end and that evening concerts will be mainly in-house. We have effectively been summarily dismissed. We call on people of all faiths and none to support our ap

1459 Created: 2020-07-09 Statistics

Street lights in Neale street park #behindourschools

Please sign this so we can get the council to put in street lights in Neale street park. To keep our young ones safe! 

7 Created: 2020-06-20 Statistics

Support waterless car wash

Due to the draught nz is suffering and water restrictions, we ask the government to support waterless car wash by encouraging people to shift from the traditional washing which consume lot of water and uses chemicals that harm the environment.

6 Created: 2020-06-19 Statistics

Stop the Cut to Library Funding

Thames-Coromandel council pushes pause on library book spend to reduce 10 per cent rates rise. It means the budget for Thames Library will reduce from $83,193 to $8,319; $34,074 to $3,407 for Mercury Bay; and $9,829 to $983 for Tairua Library.   The remaining 10 per cent will be used to replace key books that may not be able to be repaired during the year. Council's operations group manager Bruce Hinson said Covid-19 meant that life could not continue as normal, and changes had to be made in man

47 Created: 2020-06-12 Statistics