View, sign and create petitions
Signing up for electronic petitions
Please be aware that the Modern.Gov system used to sign petitions is different than our My Hastings system for other council services.
You cannot use your My Hastings account to sign petitions.
You can sign up for a new Modern.Gov account via the link below.Sign up
You can petition the council by setting up an e-petition below or by submitting a paper petition to the Chief Legal Officer or Mayor.
You can view current petitions online.
You can view old petitions online.
Make a petition:
You can make a petition online.
Paper petitions can be submitted to the Mayor or to the Chief Legal Officer at:
Muriel Matters House
E-Petitions for current planning applications should be submitted within 21 days of the date the application is initially advertised (by press notice/site notice or letter where appropriate).
There can be no more signatures collected after this length of time has passed. Completed E-Petitions will be uploaded onto the planning application file and available for public inspection on the Council's website.
For licensing applications, E-Petitions should be submitted within 28 consecutive working days starting on the day after the application has been submitted. There can be no more signatures collected after this length of time has passed.