Submissions and petitions

SUBMISSIONS

Lower central city speed limits

Have you say on this proposal to lower speed limits in the city centre- making it better and safer for walking and cycling!

Amendments for the National Environmental Standards for Air Quality

In Aotearoa New Zealand the burning of wood and coal for home heating is the main source of air pollution from fine particles. The Government is seeking feedback on its proposed amendments to some provisions of the National Environmental Standards for Air Quality. The aim of the amendments is to better control the release of fine particles into our air.

Deadline: 5pm April 24

Have your say here.

PETITIONS

350 Aotearoa- Make our Kiwisavers Fossil Free

Most New Zealanders don’t realise our hard-earned savings are being invested in the world’s biggest polluters. Here’s what you can do:

The Green party- make all public investment funds fossil free

A petition for removing all public money managed by the Government from climate-changing fossil fuel industries. Sign here

Greenpeace- Ban Bottom Trawling

We’re calling for the Government to ban bottom trawling on seamounts – underwater mountains that are renowned hotspots for biodiversity. These are the ‘kauri forests of our ocean’ and it’s up to us to protect them, both at home and way out to sea. Sign here.

Millions of Mothers – Formalise cross-party partnership to protect children from further climate breakdown.

An Open Letter to our elected leaders petitioning for a formal Memorandum of Understanding between all political parties in Parliament to continue cross party partnership on climate mitigation. Sign here.

Plastic2Parliament

A group “literally mailing the single-use plastic problem to Parliament. Plastic waste is a production issue & must be addressed by regulation.” A different MP is chosen to mail to each week. Join here

(MORE TO COME, PAGE UNDER CONSTRUCTION! Get in touch if you want us to post your campaign!)