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Eye on Ilam - September 2019

Welcome to my latest Eye on Ilam. With Parliament currently sitting there are a range of issues being debated. Locally I continue to receive a large amount of correspondence regarding the chlorination by...


Eye on Ilam - August 2018

Welcome to my latest Eye on Ilam. With Parliament currently sitting there are some real concerns over some of the legislation being pushed through by this Government, of particular note are...


Eye on Ilam - March 2018

Welcome to another addition of the Eye on Ilam. The electorate office continues to be a busy place and you can make contact in the first instance with Allie on...


Eye on Ilam - December 2017

It has been a busy few months since the election as we work hard to hold the new Government to account. I am delighted to be the National Party spokesman...


Eye on Ilam - June 2017

Welcome to my latest Eye on Ilam.  As local MP my focus is always on the Ilam electorate. When I vote in Parliament I do so knowing I...


Eye on Ilam - April 2017

Welcome to by latest Eye on Ilam.  ANZAC Day Anzac Day commemorates the landing at Gallipoli on 25 April 1915.The day was first commemorated in 1916 but, in the 1920’s,...


UPDATE: Here's the latest for Christchurch and parts of Canterbury

•A 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck at 12.02am today close to Hanmer Springs in North Canterbury - with more than 100...


Quake-prone, privately owned Heritage listed buildings in Christchurch

Quake-prone, privately owned Heritage listed buildings in Christchurch will be able to apply for support for earthquake strengthening through the new Heritage Earthquake Upgrade Incentive Programme fund (EQUIP).


2016 Ilam Youth Parliamentarian William Muir

This year Ilam was represented in the Youth Parliament by William Muir. William is in Year 13 at St Andrew’s College. I enjoyed spending time “House Training” him prior to...


Entries for New Zealand International Business Awards (NZIBA) open today

Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce today announced that entries are open for the 50th annual New Zealand International Business Awards (NZIBA).