Hon Peter Dunne, Leader of United New Zealand has welcomed the decision by the National Party not to stand an electorate
candidate in Ohariu-Belmont.
“Under MMP the larger parties have to look to suitable coalition partners with similar outlooks to ensure stable and
“Today’s decision, should I retain my seat, also ensures that every List vote for United New Zealand will count towards
gaining further seats in Parliament.
“I am fully committed to continuing to do my best for all the residents of Ohariu- Belmont and look forward to the
opportunity to do so for the next three years.”