Paper Petitions

Paper petitions should be set out in the following manner:

TO THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL OF  VICTORIA

The Petition of certain citizens of the State of Victoria draws to the attention of the Legislative Council ( here state the circumstances of the case)

The Petitioners therefore request that ( here outline the action or remedy sought from the Legislative Council)

NAME ADDRESS TOWN/SUBURB POSTCODE SIGNATURE
         
 
 

 

Every page of a petition must contain the same information.

A guide to the rules, form and content of petitions is available to download here:  Download this guide as PDF (19kB) 

A petition template can be downloaded here:  Microsoft Word (49 Kb) or  Adobe Acrobat format (15 Kb)