The Family Party List

The Family Party list has been announced today, the full press release is here.

  1. Richard Lewis, Manurewa (Leader)
  2. Paul Adams, East Coast Bays (Deputy Leader)
  3. Angela Xu, Northcote
  4. George Ngatai, List only
  5. Papali’i Poutoa Papali’i, Manukau East
  6. Samuel Dennis, Selwyn
  7. Dr Michael Kidd, Waitakere
  8. Melanie Taylor, Northland
  9. Karl Adams, Rodney
  10. Louise Cleary, North Shore
  11. Paul Tankard, Clutha-Southland
  12. Yih Woh Chong, List only
  13. Elias Kanaris, List only
  14. Galumalemana Jerry Filipaina (Electorate only)

There are a good mix of ethnicities, with Chinese, Pacific, Maori and NZ European all in the top six, and a wide range of vocations too. All in all an excellent range of candidates that can represent families from all walks of life.