Most recent petitions in New Zealand

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Language: English

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

Created: 2014-10-16

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 19 16

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

Created: 2014-09-30

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 571 8

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

Created: 2014-09-08

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 40200 12

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?

Created: 2014-08-07

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 270 12

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

Created: 2014-07-19

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 266 261

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

Created: 2014-07-14

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 511 509

"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

Created: 2014-07-05

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 74 53

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

Created: 2014-07-01

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 276 266

# 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

Created: 2014-06-30

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 143 140

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.

Created: 2014-06-22

Time period All countries New Zealand
All time 34 25