New E-Petition

E-petitions follow the same guidelines as paper petitions. The petition organiser will need to provide us with their name, postal address and email address. You will also need to decide how long you would like your petition to be open for signatures. Most petitions run for 3 months, but you can choose a shorter or longer timeframe, up to a maximum of 6 months.

When you create an e-petition, it may take 5 working days before it is published online. This is because we have to check that the content of your petition is suitable before it is made available for signature.

If we feel we cannot publish your petition for some reason, we will contact you within this time to explain. You will be able to change and resubmit your petition if you wish. If you do not do this within 10 working days, a summary of the petition and the reason why it has not been accepted will be published under the 'rejected petitions' section of the website.

When an e-petition has closed for signature, it will automatically be submitted to the Petitions Officer. In the same way as a paper petition, the petition organiser will receive an acknowledgement within 5 working days.

All of the fields in this form are mandatory but only your name will be displayed on the website.

All personal information provided to Derbyshire Dales District Council will be held and treated in confidence in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. It will only be used for the purpose it was given and never sold to a third party. Some personal data may be shared with trusted partners such as Serco and arvato to enable the Council to respond to you.

Tell us about yourself

Please enter your first name
Please enter your last name
Please enter your house name and/or number
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Please enter your village and/or town name
Please enter the name of the county you live in
Please enter your post code
Please enter your email address
Please choose your relationship with the Derbyshire Dales

Petition details

What is your petition about?
Why are you submitting this petition?
Please choose how many months you want the petition to run
What would you like to happen should you receive the required number of signatures?
Would you like to present your petition in person?

Paper petition submission

If you wish to gather additional signatures on paper they will be added to your total at the end of the petition period. Remember an individual can only sign the petition once, duplicate entries will not be counted.
Do you intend to include a paper petition?