Special votes increase Doocey’s majority

Waimakariri news
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says he is humbled by the news that his majority in Waimakariri has increased following the counting of special votes earlier this month.

Final figures tallied by the Electoral Commission following the counting of Special Votes have delivered a majority of 2506 to Waimakariri’s new MP.

“I am thrilled by these results and the confidence that the Waimakariri electorate has in me to take the region forward, as evidenced by this support,” Doocey said.

The MP has hit the ground running and is meeting with stakeholders and residents around the electorate, assisting with a range of issues.