Current e-Petitions before Parliament


e-Petitions are administered by Parliament and allow members of the public to express support for a particular issue.

If an e-petition reaches 10,000 signatures the Government will issue a written response.

If an e-petition reaches 100,000 signatures the petition becomes eligible for a Parliamentary debate (usually Monday 4.30pm in Westminster Hall).


0 Upcoming Petition Debates

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline

19 Petitions eligible for Debate

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
132,044
c. 3,041 added daily
575,499
(Estimated)

Hold online trolls accountable for their online abuse via their IP address

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 24 Sep 2019
10 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 3 weeks

It’s far too easy for online trolls to just create another email address and another social media account if they have their accounts suspended.

249,530
Petition Closed

Leave the EU Without a deal on April 12th.

Gov Responded - 10 Apr 2019
28 Sep 2019
closed 2 weeks, 4 days ago

The Government are right when they say that exiting the EU is the "will of the people"
Despite the best efforts of the political classes and media establishment the "silent majority" still wish to leave the EU.
If Mrs May's deal is rejected again we should leave the EU on April 12 with No deal.

111,059
c. 1,075 added daily
239,905
(Estimated)

Ban Driven Grouse Shooting
Wilful blindness is no longer an option

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 2 Sep 2019
13 Feb 2020
closes in 3 months, 4 weeks

Chris Packham, Ruth Tingay and Mark Avery (Wild Justice) believe that intensive grouse shooting is bad for people, the environment and wildlife. People; grouse shooting is economically insignificant when contrasted with other real and potential uses of the UK’s uplands.

237,396
Petition Closed

If England win the world cup, the Monday should be made a bank holiday for 2018

Gov Responded - 19 Jul 2018
29 Dec 2018
closed 9 months, 3 weeks ago

We need this for all those supporting England as the next day will not be pleasant for all fans

213,624
Petition Closed

We want a Public Inquiry into the James Bulger murder case.

Gov Responded - 14 Feb 2018
11 Jul 2018
closed 1 year, 3 months ago

Throughout the conduct of the case there have been a number of issues that have been swept under the carpet. It's high time they were investigated.

195,345
c. 990 added daily
213,015
(Estimated)

Leave the EU with No Deal in October 2019

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 24 Sep 2019
3 Nov 2019
closes in 2 weeks, 3 days

Brexit is in chaos. Leave won in 2016 that should be honoured. In the 2016 debates, both sides stated this meant leaving the European Union, Customs Union, Single Market and European Court of Justice.

132,940
c. 793 added daily
171,652
(Estimated)

The Air Ambulances to be government funded

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 3 Jul 2019
4 Dec 2019
closes in 1 month, 2 weeks

The air ambulances that operate around the UK cost around £12,000 per day to run and maintain, and are mainly funded through charity organisations. This petition is to ask the Government to fully fund the air ambulances through the emergency services.

146,345
c. 751 added daily
147,701
(Estimated)

Provide 15 hours free childcare to working parents for children over 9 months.

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 8 May 2019
18 Oct 2019
closes in 1 day, 2 hours

After 9 months of maternity leave, most working mums do not receive any maternity pay and need to go back to work. I think all working parents should be entitled to 15 hours free childcare from the time a child is 9 months. It makes more sense to provide this funding from 9 months instead of 2 years

131,617
Petition Closed

The UK should not agree the UN's Global Compact for Migration

Gov Responded - 7 Dec 2018
20 May 2019
closed 4 months, 4 weeks ago

The UN's Intergovernmental Conference will be held in Marrakech, Morocco on 10 and 11 December 2018. Like Hungary, the UK should not sign.

117,453
Petition Closed

Pet Theft Reform: Amend animal welfare law to make pet theft a specific offence.

Gov Responded - 16 Jul 2019
13 Sep 2019
closed 1 month ago

We propose to amend the Animal Welfare Act 2006 to make pet theft a specific offence, distinct from that of inanimate objects; and in sentencing, the courts must consider the fear, alarm or distress to the pet and owners and not monetary value.

115,999
Petition Closed

Laws to be introduced on social networks on hate preaching against religion(s)

Gov Responded - 15 Jul 2019
10 Jul 2019
closed 3 months, 1 week ago

In the recent years numerous far right groups have insulted prophets of faiths including Prophet Muhammad PBUH, using public YouTube, Facebook and other social media platforms. I believe there needs to be a legal boundary set when discussing criticism against religions and their respective Prophets.

111,919
Petition Closed

Halt Brexit For A Public Inquiry

Gov Responded - 15 Apr 2019
5 Sep 2019
closed 1 month, 1 week ago

The UK's departure from the EU looms but questions remain about the legitimacy of the Referendum. The Electoral Commission said illegal overspending occurred during the Referendum. Were the vote/any subsequent political acts affected? Article 50 was triggered. Was the overspend known about then?

109,430
Petition Closed

To establish a Public Inquiry into the conduct of the 2016 EU Referendum.

Gov Responded - 24 Apr 2019
2 Oct 2019
closed 2 weeks ago

There is now strong evidence of serious misconduct during the 2016 EU Referendum, including intereference by foreign actors and governments. This must be investigated under the Inquiries Act (2005).

108,539
c. 552 added daily
108,984
(Estimated)

Restore nature on a massive scale to help stop climate breakdown

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 2 May 2019
17 Oct 2019
closes in 2 hours, 55 minutes

To avoid a climate emergency we need to act fast. Rewilding and other natural climate solutions can draw millions of tonnes of CO2 out of the air through restoring and protecting our living systems. We call on the UK government to make a bold financial and political commitment to nature's recovery.

107,187
Petition Closed

End the Cage Age: ban cages for all farmed animals.

Gov Responded - 22 Mar 2019
8 Sep 2019
closed 1 month, 1 week ago

Across the UK, millions of farmed animals are kept in cages, unable to express their natural behaviours. This causes huge suffering.

We call on the UK government to end this inhumane practice by banning all cages for farmed animals. Cages are cruel.

107,176
Petition Closed

Abolish the subsidy on food and drink in the Palace of Westminster restaurants.

Gov Responded - 6 Apr 2018
12 Aug 2018
closed 1 year, 2 months ago

In 2016, the food subsidy in Parliament cost taxpayers around £3.7 million. This use of taxpayers’ money must stop and the funds diverted to public services where it is needed. MPs earn significant wages and citizens who themselves struggle to buy food should not be forced to help feed MPs as well.

103,919
Petition Closed

Recognise animal sentience & require that animal welfare has full regard in law

Gov Responded - 13 Mar 2019
27 Aug 2019
closed 1 month, 2 weeks ago

EU law recognises animals as sentient beings, aware of their feelings and emotions. Animals are at risk of losing these vital legal protections, post-Brexit. We want a BetterDealForAnimals: a law that creates a duty for all Ministers in the UK to fully regard animal welfare in policy making.

101,954
Petition Closed

British National (Overseas) Citizens should be given full British Citizenship.

Gov Responded - 24 Sep 2019
20 Sep 2019
closed 3 weeks, 5 days ago

People in Hong Kong who hold the British National (Overseas) passport are British; however, the British government is refusing and avoiding giving these Hong Kongers the

101,782
Petition Closed

Without a Deal make "Revoke Article 50" the default action.

Gov Responded - 17 Apr 2019
4 Oct 2019
closed 1 week, 5 days ago

There is now a grave danger that No Deal will happen simply through inaction. To avoid this catastrophic outcome, the default position must become not No Deal but a revocation of Article 50.


11 Petitions on track for Parliamentary Debate

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
22,398
c. 8,943 added daily
1,639,404
(Estimated)

Halt all efforts to introduce ID checks at polling stations

Sign this petition
14 Apr 2020
closes in 6 months

In person voter fraud is incredibly rare with just 28 allegations out of 44.6 million votes and only one conviction. In the UK, 3.5 million people don't have any form of photo ID and if checks required a driving licence or passport, 11 million people would be unable to vote.

36,174
c. 4,664 added daily
851,432
(Estimated)

Defend the Kurds and stop the Turkish military invasion of northern Syria!

Sign this petition
8 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

The British Government must call on Turkey and the USA to halt a Turkish military invasion that would allow a genocide against the Kurdish people - the very people who have lost over 11,000 fighters defeating ISIS over the past 5 years. We call on the government to do all it can to stop this.

28,697
c. 1,485 added daily
282,357
(Estimated)

Revoke article 50 if the EU does not grant an extension past 31 October

Sign this petition
4 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 2 weeks

The European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 6) mandates the Prime Minister to seek an extension to Article 50 in the event of no deal Brexit. It does not prevent no deal in the event where the EU does not grant an article 50 extension.

14,930
c. 1,197 added daily
227,819
(Estimated)

Ban super trawlers from fishing in UK waters.

Sign this petition
11 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

Margiris, the second largest trawler in the world, was spotted off the coast of the Isle of Wight at the end of September.

The UK Government should work internationally to ban these trawlers and remove them from UK waters.

60,537
c. 788 added daily
151,044
(Estimated)

Introduce a minimum sentence for carrying a knife, equal to carrying a firearm

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 1 Oct 2019
8 Feb 2020
closes in 3 months, 3 weeks

There should be a statutory minimum sentence for those found carrying a knife, the same as if carrying a firearm. With the reported 33% increase in knife crime since 2011 it is clear that there needs to be serious consideration for the punishment for those carrying offensive weapons.

27,599
c. 800 added daily
149,874
(Estimated)

Bring the date for the post-study work visa closer to help current students

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 8 Oct 2019
17 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months

I would like to request the government to bring the date for the 2-year post-study work visa closer to help current international students (i.e. students graduating before 2021) benefit from this too. It would be unfair to current international students otherwise.

53,717
c. 753 added daily
144,008
(Estimated)

Recall Parliament immediately to urgently debate no-deal Brexit.

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 2 Sep 2019
13 Feb 2020
closes in 3 months, 4 weeks

Parliament is not due to convene again until early September. With the momentum behind HM Government's unscrutinised objective of leaving the EU on 31st October 2019 will make it effectively impossible for MPs to moderate this course of action.

37,113
c. 680 added daily
131,526
(Estimated)

Stop Brexit

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 30 Sep 2019
3 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 2 weeks

Brexit is an absolute disaster, possible Medication shortages, a hard border in Ireland which puts peace at risk, job losses. This is 100% not worth it so stop it now!

34,541
c. 569 added daily
108,454
(Estimated)

Politicians who changes parties should have to go through a new By Election.

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 8 Oct 2019
23 Feb 2020
closes in 4 months, 1 week

I think that changes as per the above should be dealt with by the Government

35,904
c. 559 added daily
106,757
(Estimated)

Fund research for childhood cancers with the worst survival rates

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 19 Sep 2019
20 Feb 2020
closes in 4 months

12 kids in the UK are diagnosed with cancer daily. 1 in 5 will die within 5 years, often of the deadliest types like DIPG (brainstem cancer) - fatal on diagnosis & other cancers on relapse. Yet there has been little, or no, funding for research into these cancers and little, or no, progress.

36,169
c. 543 added daily
105,027
(Estimated)

Link the state pension to the adult minimum wage
£328.40p per week.

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 4 Oct 2019
20 Feb 2020
closes in 4 months

Our pensioners are paid a pittance compared to pensioners from other countries. Make parliament increase the state pension to the same rate as the minimum wage based on a forty hour week.
£8.21p x 40 = £328.40p per week. If we can spend sixty six billion on Brexit we can afford to pay pensions


12 Petitions eligible for Government response

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
11,161
c. 57 added daily
11,264
(Estimated)

Reduce foreign aid in favour of increasing pensions with immediate effect

Sign this petition
18 Oct 2019
closes in 1 day, 2 hours

We pay far too much to third world countries some of which have a space exploration programme when our pensioners are the one if the lowest pay in Europe. I find this unacceptable reading how some freeze to death because of such low pension payments. We are the laughing stock of the world.

12,320
c. 79 added daily
15,708
(Estimated)

Stop IR35 roll-out in 2020 in private sector - due to uncertainty around Brexit

Sign this petition
28 Nov 2019
closes in 1 month, 1 week

The country is already in a state of flux due to the uncertainty around the continued membership of the European Union (Brexit). At this time, it would be economically short sighted of the current Conservative government to make such sweeping changes to a tax legislation.

10,153
c. 73 added daily
14,144
(Estimated)

Parliament should stop a 'no-deal' Brexit

Sign this petition
10 Dec 2019
closes in 1 month, 3 weeks

Legislation to hold the EU referendum and the decision to trigger Article 50 were made in the previous Parliament. No Parliament can bind the hands of its successor, therefore this Parliament can, in effect, do as it believes appropriate, given the circumstances, and prevent a 'no deal' Brexit.”

11,585
c. 86 added daily
18,187
(Estimated)

Ban peat compost.

Sign this petition
1 Jan 2020
closes in 2 months, 2 weeks

Peat is vital in the fight against climate breakdown as it stores vast amounts of carbon. It also provides habitat for a diverse range of wildlife. Therefore we should not be using peat compost to improve the soil in our gardens. Other organic matter is available and is effective for growers.

11,182
c. 108 added daily
21,969
(Estimated)

Repeal the archaic Weeds Act 1959 to benefit pollinators and wider biodiversity.

Sign this petition
24 Jan 2020
closes in 3 months, 1 week

This Act drives destruction of native wildflower species so essential to the survival of pollinators & other wildlife. Plants targeted by the Act include common & creeping thistle - both rich sources of nectar, ragwort with its 177 pollinators & dock an important food plant for many insects.

13,014
c. 134 added daily
27,030
(Estimated)

Cease all new developments on Greenbelt and Greenfield sites across the country.

Sign this petition
29 Jan 2020
closes in 3 months, 2 weeks

Government housing policy is forcing councils to meet aggressive house building targets. This directly causes new developments on Greenbelt & Greenfield. Many councils believe the targets are unrealistic. According to CPRE 460,000 homes are currently planned for greenbelt & greenfield sites.

10,464
c. 147 added daily
30,338
(Estimated)

Official observers from OSCE ODIHR to monitor the next Scottish referendum.

Sign this petition
28 Feb 2020
closes in 4 months, 2 weeks

A Scottish Independence referendum determines the relationship between two potentially separate states. The official body for monitoring democratic procedures within the OSCE is its Office of Democratic Institutions and Human Rights. Monitoring includes media balance and ballot conduct

12,312
c. 374 added daily
70,279
(Estimated)

Halt the badger cull & investigate alternative, humane options for bTB control.

Sign this petition
19 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months

Despite scientific evidence that the badger cull may actually be INCREASING instances of bovine tuberculosis, the government has announced a geographical extension of the cull in autumn 2019. Please listen to the scientists, stop the cull & adopt alternative humane options to culling.

28,697
c. 1,485 added daily
282,357
(Estimated)

Revoke article 50 if the EU does not grant an extension past 31 October

Sign this petition
4 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 2 weeks

The European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 6) mandates the Prime Minister to seek an extension to Article 50 in the event of no deal Brexit. It does not prevent no deal in the event where the EU does not grant an article 50 extension.

36,174
c. 4,664 added daily
851,432
(Estimated)

Defend the Kurds and stop the Turkish military invasion of northern Syria!

Sign this petition
8 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

The British Government must call on Turkey and the USA to halt a Turkish military invasion that would allow a genocide against the Kurdish people - the very people who have lost over 11,000 fighters defeating ISIS over the past 5 years. We call on the government to do all it can to stop this.

14,930
c. 1,197 added daily
227,819
(Estimated)

Ban super trawlers from fishing in UK waters.

Sign this petition
11 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

Margiris, the second largest trawler in the world, was spotted off the coast of the Isle of Wight at the end of September.

The UK Government should work internationally to ban these trawlers and remove them from UK waters.

22,398
c. 8,943 added daily
1,639,404
(Estimated)

Halt all efforts to introduce ID checks at polling stations

Sign this petition
14 Apr 2020
closes in 6 months

In person voter fraud is incredibly rare with just 28 allegations out of 44.6 million votes and only one conviction. In the UK, 3.5 million people don't have any form of photo ID and if checks required a driving licence or passport, 11 million people would be unable to vote.


48 Petitions on track for Government response

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
9,557
c. 55 added daily
11,693
(Estimated)

Retain Bus passes and tv licenses for older people.

Sign this petition
24 Nov 2019
closes in 1 month, 1 week

The provision of a bus pass and tv license are a major lifeline for many older people who are subject to isolation and loneliness. The proposal from
House of Lords Select Committee is in direct contradiction to the Governments stated concern about loneliness and isolation.

7,894
c. 46 added daily
10,265
(Estimated)

End harmful policies towards refugees and migrants in Libya

Sign this petition
7 Dec 2019
closes in 1 month, 3 weeks

The Government supports harmful policies which aim to trap desperate refugees and migrants in Libya, such as the funding and training of the Libyan Coastguard, despite appalling conditions in detention centres and conflict in the country. It needs to support humanitarian evacuation and resettlement.

7,516
c. 56 added daily
11,082
(Estimated)

Revoke the BBC's royal charter.

Sign this petition
19 Dec 2019
closes in 2 months

The BBC has a Charter obligation to be independent in fulfilment of its mission. It has repeatedly shown itself incapable of providing impartial reportage on major political issues. Its latest insults aimed at President Trump during a state visit to the UK are demeaning for a state broadcaster.

8,624
c. 58 added daily
12,381
(Estimated)

There is a Climate Emergency, abolish planned Heathrow Expansion.

Sign this petition
20 Dec 2019
closes in 2 months

Heathrow Airport cannot be expanded given the climate emergency that has been declared. The destruction to our environment has to stop and we can start here.

6,887
c. 45 added daily
10,000
(Estimated)

All halal and kosher certified products to be prominently labelled

Sign this petition
25 Dec 2019
closes in 2 months, 1 week

It is strictly forbidden for some Sikhs, Hindus, Buddhists and Christians to consume any halal or kosher certified product or religiously slaughtered meat. Without clear prominent labelling we could be consuming it without knowing. All we are asking for is clear labelling to make an informed choice.

8,442
c. 62 added daily
13,286
(Estimated)

Convert fossil fuel subsidies into subsidies for renewable energy

Sign this petition
2 Jan 2020
closes in 2 months, 2 weeks

The UK Parliament has declared a climate emergency. It now needs to take action.
A simple, budget-neutral way to do this would be to convert existing subsidies for fossil fuels (currently the highest in Europe) into subsidies for renewable energy and insulation, say over a 1-3 year timeframe.

7,609
c. 61 added daily
12,574
(Estimated)

Stop the unfair cap on fuel allowance for community nurses doing their job!

Sign this petition
4 Jan 2020
closes in 2 months, 2 weeks

As community nurses we meet the needs of patients requiring care while in their own homes. Hospitals are crying out for beds and without our service patients would be unnecessarily taking up vital beds which could be used more for acutely unwell patients.

7,453
c. 70 added daily
14,790
(Estimated)

Launch a Public Inquiry into transphobia in the national media.

Sign this petition
29 Jan 2020
closes in 3 months, 2 weeks

In 2017 the government launched a consultation into reform of the Gender Recognition Act 2004. This sparked an increase in media reporting that dehumanises trans people, undermines transgender communities, whips up hate, and prevents legal reform.

6,584
c. 72 added daily
14,281
(Estimated)

Tougher sentences for hit and run drivers who cause death

Sign this petition
31 Jan 2020
closes in 3 months, 2 weeks

Our sons Matt & Paul were both killed by hit & run drivers, Matt was just 25, Paul just 23 years old. Both were killed on their motorbikes 9 months apart by drivers who did not stop.

4,739
c. 55 added daily
10,583
(Estimated)

Change DLA to the age of 18 as Children have to stay in education until the 18

Sign this petition
31 Jan 2020
closes in 3 months, 2 weeks

Children have to stay in some form of higher education until the age of 18. So why does the government think children should move to PIP at 16.

6,811
c. 77 added daily
15,185
(Estimated)

Ban wearing face coverings in public places.

Sign this petition
2 Feb 2020
closes in 3 months, 2 weeks

Very recently the Sri Lankan and Tunisian governments have banned full face coverings and coverings where only the eyes can be seen in public places for security reasons. We should too.

4,721
c. 57 added daily
11,175
(Estimated)

Publish All Dates For Hunting With Hounds On Forestry Commission Land

Sign this petition
6 Feb 2020
closes in 3 months, 3 weeks

The Forestry Commission licences a number of fox hunts to use land that it owns & manages, but publishes nothing about which hunts will be on its land & when. The National Trust chose to do this prior to the 2017/18 hunting season, and the Forestry Commission should do the same.

8,941
c. 115 added daily
21,925
(Estimated)

Legislate for the creation of an independent regulator for football

Sign this petition
6 Feb 2020
closes in 3 months, 3 weeks

We petition HMG to legislate for the creation of an independent regulator for football and subsequently to oversee the implementation of such a body.

6,752
c. 65 added daily
14,246
(Estimated)

End the IVF postcode lottery and demand equality of provision on the NHS

Sign this petition
8 Feb 2020
closes in 3 months, 3 weeks

For the sake of equality and fairness we need the government to hold local Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) to account and to legislate to ensure that access to IVF provision on the NHS is equal across England. All CCGs should be required to offer the same number of rounds of IVF on the NHS.

4,127
c. 56 added daily
10,820
(Estimated)

DVLA - to add a new category for vehicle classification - to add, Campervan

Sign this petition
13 Feb 2020
closes in 3 months, 4 weeks

DVLA have recently changed the classification of a Campervan conversion which used to be under the classification of Motorhome, now all Campervan’s are being rejected and classified as a van with side windows - this is unacceptable and deserves the right to to have its own classification.

7,901
c. 130 added daily
24,759
(Estimated)

Do not ban grouse shooting

Sign this petition
23 Feb 2020
closes in 4 months, 1 week

Grouse shooting is far more than just shooting, the work that goes into land management is huge and it benefits a whole array of species. To lose grouse shooting would be disastrous to conservation.

4,049
c. 58 added daily
11,918
(Estimated)

Allow private pleasure boat users to use red diesel at commercial rate of duty

Sign this petition
28 Feb 2020
closes in 4 months, 2 weeks

In 2007 due to EU ruling private pleasure boats had to start paying duty on red diesel fuel for propulsion. Recommended split of 60% propulsion and 40% heating keeping the price about £1.10/l
EU has now ruled against this and boaters will be forced to pay full duty and VAT on white diesel £1.40/l

9,006
c. 148 added daily
29,604
(Estimated)

Table Kashmir issue before the UN Security Council as an urgent threat to peace.

Sign this petition
2 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 2 weeks

The UN Security Council has previously resolved on a referendum in Kashmir to finalise its future. India has not held it. Wars have occurred and bilateral talks have failed between Pakistan and India, both nuclear states.Under Article 35 of the UN charter, the UK can bring this matter to the UNSC.

8,727
c. 141 added daily
28,356
(Estimated)

Provide Sirius minerals with full Loan Guarantee from HM treasury.

Sign this petition
3 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 2 weeks

Sirius minerals is currently building a multi billion pound fertilizer mine in Yorkshire which will boost exports and create thousands of jobs locally and nationally. the government as of today will not fully support this project with loan guarantees.

9,554
c. 147 added daily
30,005
(Estimated)

Ensure UK cancer patients retain access to the latest treatments after Brexit

Sign this petition
3 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 2 weeks

The European Commission has made it clear it would see a post-Brexit UK as falling outside EU regulations on clinical trials and the licensing of new medications.

9,943
c. 171 added daily
33,619
(Estimated)

Give British Citizenship to all EU citizens currently living in UK if no deal

Sign this petition
3 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 2 weeks

As in UK there is a threat of shortage of workforce after Brexit, in this way, this issue will be resolved as the EU citizens won't live in austerity and being forced to leave this country. They will continue to contribute to our economy and all the families will be protected.

3,265
c. 60 added daily
12,023
(Estimated)

Allow constituents to recall and remove an MP whenever they choose

Sign this petition
9 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 3 weeks

The people of the UK, whatever they want tor this country, have been let down severely by their elected representatives in the House of Commons. The people of the UK should have the right to remove them from office with a recall petition and by-election whenever they choose.

2,724
c. 64 added daily
12,072
(Estimated)

Improve accessibility on the UK's railway networks

Sign this petition
10 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 3 weeks

Close your eyes and pretend you couldn't get off a train. The doors are closing, no one is around to help you and you fear you'll end up miles from home. Currently this happens to disabled passengers every single day, with 1 in 10 assistance requests not working.

7,540
c. 170 added daily
32,325
(Estimated)

Make the cancer treatment drug, Avastin, available on the NHS

Sign this petition
10 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 3 weeks

Avastin (bevacizumab) is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body. It used to treat certain types of brain tumor, and certain types of cancers of the kidney, lung, colon, rectum, cervix, ovary, or fallopian tube.

5,269
c. 130 added daily
24,483
(Estimated)

Make it a specific criminal offence to busk with a dog in a public place

Sign this petition
12 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 3 weeks

The use of Busker dogs is a growing problem. Those individuals involved take up prime positions in tourist locations where they charge for pictures and solicit donations.

5,788
c. 138 added daily
26,245
(Estimated)

Reinstate Widowed Parents Allowance until children are age 18

Sign this petition
12 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 3 weeks

My friend died July 2017 meaning his wife and children received 18 months government financial bereavement support which has now stopped. His children were aged 2,5 and 7 and desperately need some help that is unavailable.

2,505
c. 66 added daily
12,425
(Estimated)

Review Section 3z(b) of the Road Traffic Act

Sign this petition
13 Mar 2020
closes in 4 months, 4 weeks

My son was killed whilst walking home. He was hit by a driver with no UK licence or insurance. He has a previous conviction for driving without licence and insurance. The police case against him using Section 3z(b) Causing death whilst driving without licence or insurance was rejected by CPS

2,582
c. 83 added daily
15,026
(Estimated)

Protect Our Greenbelt

Sign this petition
15 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months

We call on the Government to reverse its position on Metropolitan Greenbelt, and to require Local Planning Authorities and the Planning Inspectorate to maintain and protect the Greenbelt.

Tonbridge and Malling being our example of many Greenbelt Borough's in danger of losing that protection.

9,295
c. 275 added daily
51,622
(Estimated)

Stamp Out Tool Theft with the introduction of tighter regulation & greater fines

Sign this petition
18 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months

Tool theft is ruining the livelihoods of UK tradespeople, and the problem’s getting worse.

To combat the issue, we are calling for the introduction of tighter regulation when it comes to the selling of secondhand tools, and greater minimum fines for those convicted of tool theft.

8,666
c. 264 added daily
49,617
(Estimated)

Scrap the right to vote in two separate constituencies at local elections

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19 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months

Presently, it is legal to vote in the local elections of two separate local councils if you live in, and are registered in, two different areas. This practice can lead to electoral fraud, with voters registering at addresses in cities they have no physical connection with, to aid their chosen party.

1,764
c. 56 added daily
10,518
(Estimated)

To register a deceased father’s details on his child’s birth certificate

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19 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months

I am starting this petition as currently, unmarried couples are unable to register a deceased father’s details on his child’s birth certificate. When registering the birth of child who’s father has died during the pregnancy, the father’s details are left blank. This shows a lack of empathy & respect

5,280
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33,744
(Estimated)

Stop private contracting out of health-related assessments for DWP benefits

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24 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months, 1 week

The day before he died my brother said "I am going to die and I'm still not sick enough to get PIP". This really has to end. Now! 17k+ dead in 6 years waiting for benefit decisions. I believe the system is related to many suicides, and accelerated deaths (my brother included)

4,576
c. 173 added daily
32,528
(Estimated)

Increase funding for full thyroid panel testing for patients

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26 Mar 2020
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My petition is to increase research and funding to allow UK doctors to check full thyroid blood panels for patients with thyroid disease, cancer or symptoms of potential thyroid issues. This should also help to save money for the nhs in the long run if these issues are found earlier

1,753
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14,221
(Estimated)

Commercialise the U.K. Tidal Stream Industry with Government Revenue Support.

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26 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months, 1 week

We call for the UK Government to support our Tidal Energy industry with an equitable revenue support deal that will deliver a plentiful supply of low cost, predictable green energy and give the UK world leading expertise and technology it can export around the globe.

1,299
c. 55 added daily
10,252
(Estimated)

Make it compulsory for minors to wear a cycle helmet when on public highways.

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27 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months, 1 week

A simple yet effective way to protect our children while out on their cycles. If made law it would put an end to the bullying that so many children go through when wearing a helmet which results in no helmet and potentially fatal results.

2,224
c. 96 added daily
18,221
(Estimated)

Open a public inquiry into the collapse of Thomas Cook Group PLC.

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30 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months, 2 weeks

Thomas Cook Group PLC's historical mismanagement has caused the subsequent failure of the travel industry's oldest brand. The government should setup a public inquiry to understand why this happened and what can be done to prevent this happening again in the future.

2,292
c. 107 added daily
19,980
(Estimated)

Remain should not be on a second referendum ballot paper

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30 Mar 2020
closes in 5 months, 2 weeks

we had a referendum to leave or remain in the EU in 2016 and the people voted to leave this part should be honoured and the only vote if there is a second referendum is except the deal on the table or leave with no deal

4,890
c. 230 added daily
43,480
(Estimated)

Inquiry into treatment of Ehlers Danlos patients and it’s comorbidities

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1 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 2 weeks

Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes (EDS) are part of a group of connective tissue disorders, of which there are 13 types. The most common type is hEDS, otherwise known as hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. This syndrome is at the top end of a spectrum called Hypermobility Spectrum Disorder (HSD).

1,117
c. 54 added daily
10,121
(Estimated)

Increase school transport funding for 16 to 18 year olds in full time education.

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1 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 2 weeks

In 2015 changes to the Education and Skills Act 2008 made it compulsory for young people to continue in education, employment or training until the age of 18. Therefore, school transport funding to local authorities should be increased to include 16-18 year olds that remain in full-time education.

2,445
c. 118 added daily
22,322
(Estimated)

Give Hong Kong BNOs full UK Citizenship

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1 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 2 weeks

The 1984 Joint Declaration on the future of Hong Kong is NO longer valid according to China government. Therefore automatically giving Hong Kong BNOs full British citizenship should NOT be considered a breach of the commitments made between China and the UK.

1,420
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18,703
(Estimated)

Stop all NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups’ mergers.

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7 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

99 NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups, that decide on NHS services, are set to merge.

More will follow -  NHS England wants only one per Integrated Care System. These non-statutory partnerships are cutting hospital services, driving patients to rely on under-resourced “care closer to home”.

840
c. 67 added daily
12,608
(Estimated)

Prevent planning permission from being granted at Askham Bog

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8 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

Property developers are continuing to target land adjacent to an ecologically important nature reserve in York which threatens to drain the bog and destroy its ecosystem. The council have refused permission yet an appeal is in progress to try and give the developers the answer they want.

1,015
c. 115 added daily
21,078
(Estimated)

Reintroduce Boxing into Physical Education as part of the National Curriculum.

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8 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

Gloves Up Knives Down is the most high profile and leading initiative to meaningfully tackle knife crime in the UK. We are passionate about the re-introduction of Boxing into the National Curriculum. GUKD's guiding principle is Preventative Intervention.

3,532
c. 409 added daily
75,019
(Estimated)

Increase penalties for dangerous driving around cars displaying L-Plates

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8 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

77% of learners are regularly experiencing intimidation/abuse from other drivers during lessons. As a result, 85% are making more mistakes and some have given up driving.
A minimum fine of £100 and 3 penalty points on the offenders licence should be implemented to deter this abusive behaviour.

1,502
c. 102 added daily
19,316
(Estimated)

Ban the sale of real fur.

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8 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

Some areas, such as Islington, have banned the sale of real fur on public land. The Government should now completely ban the sale of real fur. The majority of the public disagree with the sale of real fur due to the cruelty involved and want it banned.

1,396
c. 239 added daily
43,967
(Estimated)

Halt licenses for arms sales to Turkey, due to their invasion of Rojava

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11 Apr 2020
closes in 5 months, 3 weeks

The Turkish government has invaded the pluralist and democratic Rojava region of Syria. This assault could lead to many civilian deaths, likely inflicted with British-made weaponry. We call on the government to revoke, and stop newly granting, arms sales licenses that fuel this destructive violence.

1,218
c. 268 added daily
49,626
(Estimated)

Hold a referendum on whether to leave with the deal offered or remain in the EU

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14 Apr 2020
closes in 6 months

Over 200 polls since July 2017 provide concrete evidence that the public supports remaining in the EU and it was wrong in hindsight to vote to leave.

Saying the situation is People v Parliament doesn’t stand up when the public are split over Brexit - it is Half the Public v Half of Parliament.

1,062
c. 235 added daily
43,526
(Estimated)

A review into how the education system prepares students for the climate crisis

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14 Apr 2020
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If young people learn about the climate emergency we can prevent the mistakes of the past and change the future. We believe climate change should be a learning entitlement. We call on the government to commission a review on how our education system is preparing students for the climate emergency.