2. Who can submit a petition? 

You can submit a petition if you are:

  • a citizen of the European Union;
  • resident in a European Union Member State;
  • a legal person with its registered office in a European Union Member State.

You can submit your petition either individually or in association with other citizens or persons.

If your petition is signed by several natural or legal persons, the signatories can designate a representative and/or deputy representatives who will be regarded as the petitioners. If no such representatives have been designated, the first signatory or another appropriate person will be regarded as the petitioner by the European Parliament.