Our Minister

Minister Stuart Nash

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Stuart Nash first became a member of the House of Representatives for the Labour Party from 2008 to 2011 and was re-elected in 2014 and in 2017 as representative of the Napier electorate. Born in Napier and educated at Napier Boys' High School, he holds master's degrees in Law, Forestry Science and Management from the University of Canterbury.

Stuart Nash lives in Napier with his wife and four children. He is the great-grandson of former New Zealand Prime Minister, Sir Walter Nash.

Stuart Nash was elected as a Cabinet Minister by the Labour Party caucus following Labour's formation of a government with New Zealand First and the Greens in October 2017. As well as being the Minister Responsible for the Serious Fraud Office, his ministerial portfolios include Police, Forestry, Revenue and Small Business.

More information on Minister Nash can be found here on the Labour Party website and here on the Parliament website.

The Minister also has a Twitter feed @Stuart_NashMP
and a Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/stuartnash.napier/