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

27 Jun 2017, 16.00

State Examinations Commission to appear before Petitions Committee on adding extra 30 minutes to Junior Cert English exam

30 May 2017, 12.00

Petitions Committee to discuss petitions relating to primary medical certificates & the increased regulation of gambling

17 May 2017, 11.00

Petitions Committee to meet later today

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Leaflet

How do I submit a petition to the committee?

A leaflet explaining the work of the the Petitions Committee and how members of the public can submit a petition.

Recent videos

Petitions JC

Wed, 31 May 2017

Committee on Public Petitions

Public Petitions received

Wed, 17 May 2017

Committee on Public Petitions

Public Petitions received

Oireachtas TV Logo

Wed, 3 May 2017

Committee on Public Petitions

Public Petitions received

Recent debates

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Joint Committee

Decisions on Public Petitions Received

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

Joint Committee

Decisions on Public Petitions Received

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Joint Committee

Decisions on Public Petitions Received

Recent documents

Wednesday, 22 Mar 2017

Submission, Ger Deering, Financial Services Ombudsman and Pensions Ombudsman

Wednesday, 08 Mar 2017

Opening Statement, Citizens Information Board

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Go online

Submit a petition online

The Petitions Committee has a dedicated website for receiving petitions electronically from the public. 

Committee contact details

Committee on Public Petitions
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Anita Gibbons
(01) 618 4215
(076) 100 1757
submitapetition@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Nuala Walsh
(01) 618 3437
(086) 410 0898
nuala.walsh@oireachtas.ie