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Heritage In the New Zealand Parliament (2017)

The following are useful contacts for Heritage in Parliament:

Cabinet posts announced by the new Coalition Government:

Jacinda Ardern MP (Image source www.parliament.nz)

(Rt Hon) Jacinda Ardern MP: Prime Minster (Labour Party)
Portfolios of Arts, Culture and Heritage
jacinda.ardern@parliament.govt.nz

 

www.parliament.nz profile:

https://www.parliament.nz/en/mps-and-electorates/members-of-parliament/ardern-jacinda/

 

 

Carmel Sepuloni MP (Image source www.parliament.nz)

(Hon) Carmel Sepuloni MP (Labour Party)
Associate Minister for Arts and Culture and Heritage

carmel.sepuloni@parliament.govt.nz

www.parliament.nz profile:

 

https://www.parliament.nz/en/mps-and-electorates/members-of-parliament/sepuloni-carmel/

 

Grant Robertson MP (Image source www.parliament.nz)

(Hon) Grant Robertson MP (Labour Party)
Finance Minister, Associate Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage
(Grant Robertson has previously held the role of Labour Spokesperson for Arts Culture and Heritage and thus as  Finance Minister will have an understanding of issues related to Heritage.)

grant.robertson@parliament.govt.nz

www.parliament.nz profile:

https://www.parliament.nz/en/mps-and-electorates/members-of-parliament/robertson-grant/

Support Party Ministers:

Eugenie Sage MP (Image source www.parliament.nz)

(Hon) Eugenie Sage MP (Green Party)
Minister for Conservation
(DOC has significant amounts of both built heritage and heritage sites.)

Eugenie.Sage@parliament.govt.nz

www.parliament.nz profile:

https://www.parliament.nz/en/mps-and-electorates/members-of-parliament/sage-eugenie/

 

 

Chlöe Swarbrick MP (Image Source Wikipedia)

Chlöe Swarbrick MP (Green Party)
Green Party Spokesperson Arts Culture and Heritage
The Greens are a support party for the current Governement and as such have a Spokesperson for Arts Culture and Heritage. 

chloe.swarbrick@parliament.govt.nz

www.parliament.nz profile:
https://www.parliament.nz/en/mps-and-electorates/members-of-parliament/swarbrick-chloe/

 

Hon Paul Goldsmith MP (Image source National Party)

(Hon) Paul Goldsmith MP (National Party)
National Spokesperson for Arts Culture and Heritage

paul.goldsmith@parliament.govt.nz

www.parliament.nz profile:
https://www.parliament.nz/en/mps-and-electorates/members-of-parliament/goldsmith-paul/

 

Note Submissions To The Bill Are Closed: Building (Earthquake-prone Buildings) Amendment Bill- Submissions To The Local Government And Environment Committee Due 17th April 2014

NZ Parliament Picture1Building (Earthquake-prone Buildings) Amendment Bill Submissions due 17th April.

A submission can be made online via this link:
http://www.parliament.nz/en-nz/pb/legislation/bills/00DBHOH_BILL12960_1/building-earthquake-prone-buildings-amendment-bill
The Bill's text can be viewed via this link:
http://www.legislation.govt.nz/bill/government/2013/0182/latest/versions.aspx

“PROTECT OUR REMAINING HERITAGE: STOP THE DESTRUCTION” Petition. The Presentation To The Finance And Expenditure Committee, NZ Parliament

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“PROTECT OUR REMAINING HERITAGE: STOP THE DESTRUCTION” Petition – Notes Of Presentation To Finance And Expenditure Committee, NZ Parliament"
“What needs to be done to prevent further heritage destruction following natural disasters?” Note By Dr. Ian Lochhead
"Economic reasons for saving heritage (listed and unlisted)" Note By Dr. Lynne Lochhead

“What needs to be done to prevent further heritage destruction following natural disasters?” Note By Dr. Ian Lochhead

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 Dr. Ian Lochhead has generously provided us with a copy of his "Notes for the Parliament's Finance and Expenditure Committee", submitted in support of the “PROTECT OUR REMAINING HERITAGE: STOP THE DESTRUCTION” Petition.  (more…)

“Economic reasons for saving heritage (listed and unlisted)” Note By Dr. Lynne Lochhead

NZ Parliament Picture1Dr. Lynne Lochhead has generously provided us with a copy of her “Economic reasons for saving heritage (listed and unlisted)” note, submitted to Parliament’s Finance and Expenditure Committee, in support of the “PROTECT OUR REMAINING HERITAGE: STOP THE DESTRUCTION” Petition. (more…)

NZHPT Restructuring: Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Bill Passes First Reading

The Bill (No. 327-1) has been referred to Parliament's Local Government and Environment Committee.
"This bill replaces the Historic Places Act 1993, which established the New Zealand Historic Places Trust (Pouhere Taonga), to rename the Trust as Heritage New Zealand and reform its governance and structure."
First Reading: 8/5/12
Submissions due: 21/6/12 19/7/12
Report due: 8/11/12
Historic Places Aotearoa is preparing a submission. Contact Anna Crighton (President Historic Places Aotearoa.)
Local Government and Environment Committee Members- (more…)