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Why has it taken so long for any investments?

It has taken almost two years for the Government’s Green Investment Fund to finally announce some investment, but it has still spent millions of taxpayer dollars, National’s Environment spokesperson Scott...


Petition Accepted to bring back Coromandel’s Rescue Helicopter

MP for Coromandel Scott Simpson has accepted a petition from Stephan Bosman on behalf of the entire Coromandel community calling on the current Government to reverse its decision that saw...


Green’s climate taxes risk economic recovery

Changes to the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) announced today will pile extra costs and taxes onto New Zealand businesses at a time when they can least afford them, National’s Climate...


Coromandel MP Moves to Top Ten

Coromandel MP Scott Simpson has been promoted in new National Party Leader Todd Muller’s front bench line up.   The MP continues to hold the Environment and Climate Change portfolios....


High-Paying Environmental Jobs Policy Not Realistic

The Government’s $1.1 billion idea of redeploying people into environmental jobs is great in concept but difficult to turn into reality, National’s Environment spokesperson Scott Simpson says.   “It’s a...


Increase in Unemployment Benefits Across Coromandel

Stark figures released from the Ministry of Social Development show a large increase in applications for the jobseekers benefit. MP for Coromandel Scott Simpson has said that although the curve...


Covid-19 Alert Level 2

Alert level 2 marks a staggered return to aspects of life pre-Covid 19 such as schools, gyms and eating out at restaurants. However, all of these activities will come with...


March Newsletter 2020

Health Information & Advice: The most accurate and up to date health information on COVID-19 is available here, on the Ministry of Health’s website : https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/covid-19-novel-coronavirus More general information on...


Beach Hop 2020 Postponed Until November 2020

Repco Beach Hop 2020 has been postponed until November and the decision is getting the tick of approval from Coromandel MP Scott Simpson.   “Everyone will understand the reason why...


Passing of Jeanette Fitzsimons A Great Loss to the Coromandel Community

“I am very sorry to hear of the passing of Jeanette Fitzsimons. She was a staunch advocate for Coromandel people and the Coromandel electorate during her time as the local...