The Council's petitions scheme can be viewed here Petitions Scheme. This scheme applies to both paper and e-petitions.
Submitting an e-petition
An e-petition is a petition which collects signatures online. All petitions submitted to the Council must relate to a matter over which the County Council has control or for which it is responsible. Anyone who lives or works in Hertfordshire can submit or sign an e-petition on the Council's website.
Supporting an e-Petition
To support an existing e-petition choose an e-petition and add your name, address and email address. To find out more about the issue see the supporting information provided by the lead petitioner attached to thee-petition. For any petitions closed before 31 July 2018 you will need to consult our archive
Hertfordshire County Council is the data controller for personal information submitted for e-petitions and is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office. Your data will be used to verify the number of qualifying signatories to the petition you have started and/or signed. Information provided to the Council will be held securely from the date you start or sign a petition until one year after that petition closes. Data may need to be shared in order to prevent or detect crime, to protect public funds or if any other legislation requires it. If you are the petition organiser, or are treated as such at any time for the purposes of the Council’s petitions scheme, your data may be shared with third parties in order to resolve the matter where they are the relevant contracted services providers of the Council. You have the right to access your data and to have any factual errors corrected. Rights to erase, restrict, object or move your data may also apply in certain circumstances. If you would like to request a copy of your data held in the e-petition system, please email Democratic Services in the first instance at email@example.com. Information on your rights and how to access your information can be found at https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/about-the-council/legal/privacy-policy/privacy-policy.aspx
This Council accepts no liability for the petitions on these web pages. The views expressed in each petition are those of the lead petitioner and do not necessarily reflect those of the County Council.