- Colin King
King was born in 1949 in Canterbury. He is a farmer from Marlborough, and has held senior roles in various boards and trusts relating to the agricultural sector. In 2000 he was awarded MNZM for services to shearing and the wool industry.
King is married and has four adult children.
Member of Parliament
Parliament of New Zealand Years Term Electorate List Party 2005–2008 48th Kaikoura 42 National 2008–present 49th Kaikōura 47 National
In the 2005 election, King was a candidate for the National Party, standing in the Kaikoura electorate and being ranked 42nd on the party list. He won the Kaikoura electorate receiving 17,755 votes, a margin of 4,675 over the second placed candidate Brendon Burns and entered Parliament.
In the 2008 Elections he successfully retained the Kaikoura Electorate and increased his vote and the Party vote but was moved further down the list.
- ^ a b "Colin King: Member for Kaikoura, National Party". New Zealand Parliament. http://www.parliament.nz/en-NZ/MPP/MPs/MPs/1/e/2/49MP127411-King-Colin.htm. Retrieved 22 November 2010.
- ^ "Official Count Results -- Kaikoura". Elections NZ. http://electionresults.govt.nz/electionresults_2005/electorate-21.html. Retrieved 22 November 2010.
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Member of Parliament for Kaikoura
2005 – present
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