The Petitions Committee was established on 15 June 2011. Its role
is to consider all admissible petitions that are submitted by the
public. Petitions must be about issues that the National Assembly
has powers to take action on. The petitions process enables the
public to highlight issues and directly influence the work of the
National Assembly. Its specific functions are set out in Standing
A leaflet is available on how the petitions process
There is also a shorter leaflet available.
The new Petitions Committee account has just been launched on
Twitter. Follow @SeneddPetitions for
all the latest news.
the Petitions Committee on Twitter: @SeneddPetitions