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Speaker Trevor Mallard to lead delegation to the Pacific

Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 1:33 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Rt Hon Trevor Mallard, Speaker of the New Zealand House of Representatives, will lead a delegation of MPs to Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands from 30 September to 5 October 2018. More >>

Australian Senate visit to New Zealand

Friday, 21 September 2018, 1:15 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Next week, a delegation from the Australian Senate Community Affairs Legislation and References Committee is visiting New Zealand, 24 to 29 September 2018. The visit is part of an annual exchange of select committees between the New Zealand and Australian ... More >>

Inquiry called off (24 August 2018)

Saturday, 25 August 2018, 3:25 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Trevor Mallard, Speaker of the House, has called off the inquiry into the source of the leak of National Party travel and accommodation expenses that was to have been undertaken by Michael Heron QC. More >>

Australian Political Exchange staff visit

Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 5:05 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Political staff from Australian Federal and State Parliaments are currently visiting New Zealand as part of the Australian Political Exchange. More >>

New play space to make Parliament more family friendly

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 9:00 am | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

A children’s play space is to be constructed on the smaller of Parliament’s front lawns to encourage families to visit Parliament and to make that experience more welcoming, enjoyable, and accessible, for children and adults alike. More >>

MPs Register of Interests released

Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 2:12 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

The 2018 Register of Pecuniary and Other Specified Interests of Members of Parliament was presented in the House today. It contains a summary of members’ interests as at 31 January 2018. More >>

Parliamentary delegation to promote NZ's interests

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 1:44 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Strengthening established relationships and forging new ones, while advocating for enhanced trade ties is the focus of an upcoming delegation led by the Speaker, Rt Hon Trevor Mallard. More >>

Parliamentarians from UK and the Pacific gather

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 9:21 am | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Parliamentarians from UK and the Pacific gather to share knowledge at the New Zealand Parliament More >>

NZ contributes to global actions on migration

Wednesday, 21 March 2018, 4:19 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Three members of Parliament will represent New Zealand at an international forum focused on promoting democracy and human rights. More >>

NZ MPs contribute to inclusive and responsive Commonwealth

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 4:30 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Gareth Hughes MP and Stuart Smith MP are in London this week participating in the Commonwealth Parliamentarians Forum. The Forum, the first if its kind, will engage 150 parliamentarians on the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) agenda. ... More >>

NZ MPs advance a peaceful and prosperous Asia-Pacific

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 3:49 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Jonathan Young MP is leading the New Zealand delegation, including Anahila Kanongata’a-Suisuiki MP and Mark Patterson MP, to the 26th Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF) in Hanoi, Viet Nam this week. More >>

Speaker grows in new role by collaborating

Thursday, 21 December 2017, 10:32 am | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

The Speaker, Rt Hon Trevor Mallard, and the Clerk of the House of Representatives, will represent the New Zealand Parliament at the 24th Conference of Speakers and Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth in the Seychelles from 8 to 11 January 2018. More >>

NZ Parliamentarians Connect with Commonwealth Colleagues

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 8:45 am | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Assistant Speaker Adrian Rurawhe MP and Andrew Bayly MP are in London this week participating in the 66th Westminster Seminar on Parliamentary Practice and Procedure. The seminar is an annual event run by the United Kingdom branch of the Commonwealth Parliamentary ... More >>

Australian MPs visit to discuss biosecurity and water use

Friday, 21 July 2017, 5:43 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

A delegation from the Australian House of Representatives Standing Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources is visiting New Zealand 23-27 July 2017. The visit is part of an annual exchange of select committees between New Zealand and Australian Parliaments. More >>

New Zealand MPs engage in European talks

Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 9:37 am | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

A cross-party delegation is heading to Europe this week for the 20th Inter-parliamentary Meeting with the European Parliament and talks with Belgian parliamentarians. The delegation will then travel to the United Kingdom, for meetings with parliamentarians. More >>

Speaker to represent New Zealand at Commonwealth Conference

Thursday, 3 December 2015, 11:45 am | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

The Speaker will represent New Zealand at the 23rd Conference of Speakers and Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth (CSPOC) taking place in Malaysia early next year. More >>

New Zealand MPs contribute to regional conference

Thursday, 19 November 2015, 3:01 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

Dr Parmjeet Parmar MP and Peeni Henare MP will join with Members of Parliament from across Australia and the Pacific when the 21st Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Regional Conference takes place in Darwin, Australia from 24 – 26 November ... More >>

Honouring NZ's sacrifices and promoting economic interests

Monday, 13 April 2015, 10:25 am | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

A delegation led by the Speaker, Rt Hon David Carter, attended three commemorative World War One events and promoted New Zealand's economic interests in France during its recent visit. More >>

Speakers’ Delegation to boost NZ – Europe ties

Thursday, 2 April 2015, 4:06 pm | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

The annual Speaker’s Delegation is meeting this year with political leaders in France, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Poland and Germany to foster stronger bilateral relations between the New Zealand Parliament and European parliaments. More >>

New Zealand Parliament hosts Speaker of Fijian Parliament

Tuesday, 24 March 2015, 9:12 am | Office Of Speaker Of Parliament

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, the Rt Hon David Carter, will host his Fijian counterpart, the Hon Dr Jiko Fatefehi Luveni this week when she visits New Zealand. More >>

 

 

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