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Provincial Priorities

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey invites residents to meet with National MPs Rt Hon David Carter, Stuart Smith, Barbara Kuriger and Ian McKelvie to discuss key issues and opportunities in our...


Waimakariri MP selects Holly Fletcher to represent electorate

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is thrilled to announce Rangiora High School student Holly Fletcher as his representative at Youth Parliament 2016. “The calibre of applicants was extremely high,” Doocey said....


New Member's Bill lodged in Parliament

Waimakariri MP Member’s Bill seeks to bring legislation up to date with modern business practices. Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says his Member’s Bill, Companies (Annual Report Notice Requirements) Amendment Bill,...


In the Electorate

Staying connected is vital for an MP. Being in touch with what people are talking about on the ground gives an MP’s role relevance and it’s good to just get...


Doocey's Download - One Year in Parliament

Click on the below link to be taken to the latest Doocey’s Download e-newsletter. A reminder if you would like to subscribe to receive this e-newsletter direct just click ‘Sign...


Waimakariri MP welcomes growth in region

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says growth in Waimakariri could be expected to continue as the region moves further away from the Canterbury earthquake events. New data presented by the Ministry...


Local student awarded Kupe Scholarship

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is delighted Waimakariri resident Christopher Houghton has been awarded a Kupe Scholarship. The award was presented this week at a ceremony in Wellington. “The successful scholars...


In the Electorate

It's fair to say there are a lot of words said in politics over a year but it’s the actions that count. With that in mind, it was a good...


Helping others improves wellbeing, says Waimakariri MP

Helping others improves emotional wellbeing and is good for your mental health, says Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey. Doocey, who has a background in mental health, said Mental Health Awareness Week...


Waimakariri MP urges Waimakariri residents to register for ShakeOut

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is urging Waimakariri residents to practise how to Drop, Cover and Hold ahead of New Zealand’s national earthquake drill on Thursday October 15 at 9.15am. Doocey...