Su'a William Sio

MP for Māngere

Spokesperson for Pacific Island Affairs, Interfaith Dialogue, Associate Foreign Affairs (Pacific Climate Change), and Associate Ethnic Communities

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Su'a is a strong and fearless advocate for the rights of working-class New Zealanders. He speaks passionately for the people of Māngere - a place he calls the land of the young, beautiful and gifted. He has a consistent vision that diversity is a strength for New Zealand and is proud of his own Pacific heritage.

Su'a has been the MP for Māngere since 2008. He was deputy mayor of the former Manukau City. He has been a public servant and a trade unionist in both New Zealand and in the Pacific region. As a young man he managed a family fruit shop business and was a former printer. He holds a matai title of an extended family that is now spread out across the world - Samoa, New Zealand, Australia, Hawaii and other parts of the USA.

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Māngere electorate office

Address: Unit 19/93 Bader Drive, Mangere Town Centre, Manukau, Auckland
Phone: 09 275 5345
Fax: 09 275 5346

Parliamentary office

Address: Freepost PO Box 18 888, Parliament Buildings, Wellington 6160
Phone: 04 817 9870


Latest from Su'a William Sio

Government must review state sector retirement investment

August 27, 2016

The State Sector Retirement Savings Scheme has no business investing in companies which manufacture cluster bombs, anti-personnel mines and nuclear weapons, Labour MP and Parliamentarians for Global Action executive member Su’a William Sio says.

“I endorse the call made by the Public Service Association to stop this investment as it runs counter to New Zealand's historic stance against all these weapons over the past three decades.

Councils shouldn’t rush into Easter Trading

August 27, 2016

City and district councils must ensure they don’t rush into trading on Easter Sunday ahead of local body elections next month, Labour’s Pacific Islands Affairs spokesperson Su’a William Sio says.

“This decision must be taken seriously and only after extensive consultation with local communities. Councils that agree to Easter Trading will be giving away one of only three-and-a-half days families are guaranteed to be able to spend together without the pressure of work.

Growing concern over Pacific Business Trust

April 07, 2016

A business lifeline for Pacific Communities is being ripped apart and sold off without proper consultation, says Labour’s Pacific Affairs spokesperson Su’a William Sio.

“The Pacific Business Trust is government appointed and was recently placed into liquidation.

“It is now selling off its assets, including land, buildings and artwork.

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