Most recent petitions in New Zealand

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Language: English

Allow for a 10% flexibility open road speed in New Zealand

Allow for cars that use public open roads a 10 % flexibility in open road speed limits of 100 kmh. the main reason for this is that car speedometers are not as accurate as the law allows for. A near minimal tread tyre versus a new tyre can be as much as 2% out so what are they calibrated to. A different brand or fitment of tyre can be up to 5% out in speed reading. Due to circumference variations. The speedo can be 1% out from factory on all new cars. Together with the fact that it often is no

23 Created: 2014-11-28 Statistics

Keep 19 Kids and Counting on TLC!

Let's petition TLC to keep the show 19 Kids and Counting on! There's a petition going around trying to get this amazing show cancelled. This family has brought inspiration to so many people including myself. With all of the disfunctional shows on TV and yes I am guilty of watching them, this show is about an amazing family that inspires me to be the best mother and wife that I can be. I am not the same religion, I don't have 19 kids, and I don't dress like them, but their message is something th

26543 Created: 2014-11-19 Statistics

Save The Turret House!

We are asking Council to approve funding to purchase the property, to retain the house in its original setting and allow for the creation of a community asset that speaks to the history of the Roskill South/Lynfield/Blockhouse Bay area and the wishes of it's residents to see that history preserved. http://www.stuff.co.nz/auckland/local-news/central-leader/63299324/Push-to-demolish-historic-farmhouse

19 Created: 2014-11-18 Statistics

Justice for Baby Elephant, Agam

PETISI keadilan untuk Gajah Agam (Please sign & share) #Justice4Agam  Justice for agam video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ip3F41m0iJo&feature=youtu.be   Indonesia version KEPADA YTH 1. PRESIDEN RI, IR. H. JOKO WIDODO 2. MENTERI KEHUTANAN RI, SITI NURBAYA   Agam - bayi gajah Sumatera berusia 2 tahun dinyatakan mati pada 26 Oktober 2014 akibat cedera tulang panggul yang dideritanya sejak pertengahan Mei 2014. Agam adalah gajah yatim piatu yang dirawat di PKG Saree, Aceh Besar. Kare

7311 Created: 2014-11-09 Statistics

Keep Firework Sales

Petition to keep firework sales in New Zealand For kiwis, Guy Fawkes has become an occasion signalling the coming of summer and a chance for family and friends to get together and take in the excitement of spectacular fireworks. The question is WHY take this away? It is sad to hear that so many people have signed a petition to ban firework sales but the majority must lie on the other side of the fence. Don't let the minority win.  If you feel that you would like to contest the petition against f

67 Created: 2014-11-05 Statistics

Help Us Stop Torture

“Governments around the world are two-faced on torture – prohibiting it in law, but facilitating it in practice” - Salil Shetty, Amnesty International’s Secretary General   Our aim is to stop both civilians and government throughout the world torturing people; whether they are innocent or not. It is a basic human right to not be subjected to torture. This petition is one of the various campaigns we are starting to try and stop torture. If you would like to contact us about anything you can email

19 Created: 2014-10-16 Statistics

Mpenjati Beach - First official naturist/nudist beach in South Africa

Please sign this petition in support of Mpenjati Beach becoming the first official naturist/nudist beach in South Africa   http://www.enca.com/kzn-lays-bare-plans-nudist-beach http://www.ehowzit.co.za/news/municipal/naturist-serge-pavlovic-chairman-wcna/ http://www.ehowzit.co.za/ehowzit-video/nude-debate-2/   Kwazulu Natal Naturist Association - KZNNA has requested from Hibiscus Municipality to declare Mpenjati Beach a naturist beach. This beach is commonly known as a naturist beach and local na

571 Created: 2014-09-30 Statistics

Save the Danish National Chamber Orchestra

The Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DBC) has announced that it will shut down the Danish National Chamber Orchestra (DNCO) on January 1st 2015 due to budget cuts. The DNCO employs 42 musicians as well as the artistic team working with them. In Denmark, the DNCO is mostly known for its groundbreaking work in bridging the gap between classical and popular music. Under the direction of their world-famous chief conductor Adam Fischer the DNCO has, in the last 15 years, also gained international ac

40198 Created: 2014-09-08 Statistics

Jam Science/Hatfield LIve Shriekback re-release

The third Shriekback album remastered with a live recording from the same period. 2 CD digipack with 5 extra tunes from the JS sessions. Much new wordage -anecdotal and technical- from Andrews and Marsh. retailing around £10.00 +pn'p. any takers?

270 Created: 2014-08-07 Statistics

INSTITUTE A CURFEW FOR AUCKLAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

We the undersigned request that Auckland Council, through the proposed Auckland Unitary Plan and section 9 of the RMA, institute a curfew at Auckland International Airport. The requested curfew is between the hours 10pm and 7am. We consider a curfew has become necessary due to the current changes to flight procedures over Auckland and the planned significant increases in traffic through Auckland Airport. The hours requested are identical to those prescribed by AIAL for Smart approaches. Therefor

266 Created: 2014-07-19 Statistics

Compulsory First Aid Education (New Zealand only)

Dear Readers, This petition is for Compulsory First Aid Education for all students in New Zealand, every two years at least one day of the schooling year to be focused on First Aid Training. The reason for this petition comes after a tradgey left me in a position that i did not know how to handle, a young man is now gone forever. I am calling for change so that we as a nation can save more people, and ensure that no other students like myself have to question whether they have done enough or not

511 Created: 2014-07-14 Statistics

"Fitwear Bike Giveaway" - Was it a joke?

Hey guys,After the scandel has erupted & the dust has settled. We'd like to hear from the public if you believe that the whole status was nothing more than a laugh. There were no terms and conditions, no set winning criteria, no set drawing instructions, no exact specification of what was to be won / when it would be delivered etc.Based on the Original post & the comments below it:We want you to sign this petition if you believe the Fitwear had good intentions & this Bike Giveaway wa

74 Created: 2014-07-05 Statistics

Reduction in the Civil Aviation Authority fees

The Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand (CAA) increased levies and charges in 2012. These charges have put increased pressure on aviation organisations and personnel. This petition requests government Minister(s) and CAA officials review their funding sources. This petition would like to focus specifically on the reduction of the current CAA medical fee. The fee has deterred pilots from medicals, resulting in a decrease in aviation safety. Associtated increases in fees and levies have result

276 Created: 2014-07-01 Statistics

# Bring Back Our Girls Awareness & Action

We would like to raise awareness of the Nigerian Girls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram on behalf of Amnesty International. Below is a link that will take you directly to the page Amnesty have set up so that people can take action to stop this. Please support our cause, and follow this link to protest this kidnapping. It would also be apprieciated if you could sign our petition to protest this act agaist human rights and to help convince the Nigerian Government to find and rescue the girls. http

143 Created: 2014-06-30 Statistics

Say No to the Te Atiawa Deed of Settlement

This petition is created as a result of the Te Atiawa signing of the Deed of Settlement with the Crown on the 4th of June 2014. In signing I acknowledge that I am eligible to and will register and vote with the Te Atiawa Iwi Authority. This petition records that: I do not support the signing of the 'Te Atiawa and The Trustees of Te Kotahitanga o Te Atiawa Trust', Deed of Settlement.

34 Created: 2014-06-22 Statistics

Say no to alcohol next to Southern Cross Campus

In their stupidity, the goons at the Auckland District Licensing Committee have approved a new liquor shop directly opposite a large South Auckland school – the Southern Cross Campus. They approved it despite huge opposition from the community, the school, central and local-body politicians, the Medical Officer of Health and various community groups. The Campus educates pupils from year 1-13 – more than 1500 students attend the school. The new Thirsty Liquor shop will be directly opposite the sc

1966 Created: 2014-06-16 Statistics

Require Doctors to inform women of PTLS before a tubal ligation

We require Doctors to tell us on the consent form prior to sterilisation of the side effects that is affecting thousands of women. Post Tubal Ligation Syndrome: Iatrogenesis affects that create negative health conditions after a tubal ligation or female sterilization surgery. Can be hormonal and or physical in nature. Health changes both physical and hormonal can cause mental health to be affected, causing loss of sexual drive for the woman, memory loss, depression, anger and rage. Iatroge

471 Created: 2014-06-15 Statistics

petition for jack to stop gelling his hair

stopjust stopshhhhits not goodshhhhno no

7 Created: 2014-05-20 Statistics

We Dont want synthetics/legal highs back in porirua city!

We want synthetic drugs and legal highs to be banned and banned for good! To not be sold in porirua city. We want to keep porirua beautiful.

88 Created: 2014-05-08 Statistics

Help get permission for Conrad to own a therapy dog in Bellamont Gardens

    Help get permission for Conrad to own a therapy dog in Bellamont Gardens       We are requesting that the Body Corporate review their policy of "no animals" at Bellamont Gardens. This is an infringement on the rights of the disabled who may be in need of a seeing, hearing, service or therapy dog.     Conrad is a seven year old boy with Autism. His Mom applied for permission to get a therapy dog, provided by South African Guide Dogs, from the body corporate for her son who has extreme anxiet

509 Created: 2014-05-06 Statistics