Petition scheme

Simple petitions

To have a petition presented to a council meeting notice must be given by noon on the Thursday before the meeting on the Tuesday.

It is always best to contact the clerk to the meeting - Sam Bailey, telephone: 020 8825 7497, email: or contact democratic services, email: They can help you with the process and send you guidance and a form to complete.

On the day you will present your petition, can make a short (max three minutes) speech and will get a response from the appropriate portfolio holder.

Details will be recorded in the minutes of the meeting.