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August/September Update

Now that Parliament has wound up for this term, I thought it would be a good time for me to check in and let you know what I’ve been up...


Covid 19 Update 2

You will notice that this newsletter looks a little different to normal and I’m sure you can guess why. Covid-19 has upended our world and all the ‘normals’ have gone...


Covid 19 Update

I know many of you are feeling anxious about the current coronavirus outbreak and have many queries and concerns. I am here to help and support you. Please feel free...


Christmas Newsletter

As I’m sure you are very much aware, there are just a few days left before the ham is carved, the crackers are pulled and the presents are opened, and...


Local Gov't Minister ignores ratepayers

Claims that the Local Government Minister Nanaia Mahuta has not met with any ratepayer groups around the country are astounding, and National's Local Government spokesperson Jacqui Dean says she needs to get...


Local Gov't Minister ignores ratepayers

Claims that the Local Government Minister Nanaia Mahuta has not met with any ratepayer groups around the country are astounding, and National's Local Government spokesperson Jacqui Dean says she needs to get...


Newsletter - October 2019

Recess earlier this month allowed me to get out and about around the electorate – one of the most enjoyable parts of my job. From Fairlie to Luggate, and from...


$2 million rates bill on the cards for Otago Regional Council

Otago ratepayers could face a $2 million rates bill as its Regional Council employs extra staff to contend with the Government’s new Freshwater regulations, National’s MP for Waitaki Jacqui Dean says....


Drug-related crime across Otago escalates as the Gov’t fails to deliver

We can no longer ignore the disturbing rates of methamphetamine, and drug-related crime, which are tearing a hole in the social fabric of our communities, Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean says....


New funding will boost Waitaki health services

Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean says she welcomes newly acquired Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) funding for Oamaru Hospital which will benefit healthcare in Oamaru and across the wider Waitaki. “A new agreement has...