Skip to content
Society, Politics & Law

Complaints Choirs

Updated Monday 9th September 2013

Choirs that sing complaints.

Complaints choirs Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Complaints Choirs Complaints Choirs bring people together to "complain about anything they want and sing their complaints out together with fellow complainers" [...]. "Anybody can take part - the only criteria is that people need to have something to complain about".

It was initiated by artists & cultural organisations and encourages people to participate through special events. Complaints Choirs are local in orientation and concerned with democracy, politics & representation; economy; health; neighbourhood & community; public services; workplace; and other issues.

It was launched in 2005 and is ongoing.

This page is part of Participation Now, a project that brings together a diverse collection of participatory public engagement initiatives with the aim of supporting exploration, learning and engagement. Explore the collection of initiatives or read more about the project.


For further information, take a look at our frequently asked questions which may give you the support you need.

Have a question?