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Humbled and privileged to return as Waimakariri's MP

October 20, 2023 Share

It was an absolute honour and a privilege to have been re-elected to a fourth term as Member of Parliament for Waimakariri over the weekend.

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Government's Woodend Bypass announcement 'cynical at best'

August 18, 2023 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey has slammed the Labour Government's u-turn on the Woodend Bypass after it announced the project as part of its transport announcement this week.

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Woodend Bypass commitment for National’s first term

August 01, 2023 Share

A National Government will build the Belfast to Pegasus Motorway including the Woodend Bypass, with construction starting in the first term of government, Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says.  

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Community-led CCTV on radar for Silverstream

July 21, 2023 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says residents of Silverstream in Kaiapoi showed overwhelming support for the roll out of community-led CCTV in their neighbourhood at a recent public meeting.


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Oxford community represented at Parliament

July 07, 2023 Share

Residents of Oxford delivered a petition opposing a controversial landfill proposal to Parliament, handing it to Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey on the steps of the Beehive.

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Backing Woodend business owners

June 30, 2023 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey and Woodend Community Association President Mark Paterson are backing a petition to keep a popular couple in the country after Immigration NZ declined their visas.  

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Community support for CCTV roll out following packed public meeting

May 24, 2023 Share

Residents of a Kaiapoi subdivision have given a clear indication they would support CCTV cameras in their neighbourhood, at a packed meeting hosted by Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey on Monday.

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Interim after-hours health care plans under way

May 01, 2023 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says news after-hours care could be on the horizon is a win for the community, after he held Health NZ to account at his public meeting last week.

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After-hours health care meeting planned

April 13, 2023 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey has invited Te Whatu Ora Health NZ to a public meeting to update the community on after-hours health services.

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Inspiring Women

April 13, 2023 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is looking forward to hosting National’s deputy leader and finance spokesperson, Nicola Willis, in the electorate, on Friday May 5. 


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