Stuart Smith (politician)

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Stuart Smith

Member of the New Zealand Parliament
for Kaikōura
Assumed office
20 September 2014
Preceded by Colin King
Personal details
Political party National
Spouse(s)Julie Smith

Stuart Tayler Smith is a New Zealand politician who was elected to the New Zealand parliament at the 2014 general election as a representative of the New Zealand National Party.

Political career

New Zealand Parliament
2014 2017 51st Kaikōura 62 National
2017 present 52nd Kaikōura47 National

Smith is a former chairman of the New Zealand Winegrowers Association. In 2013 he contested the National Party selection for the Kaikōura seat, defeating incumbent Colin King. [1] He was elected at the 2014 election with a majority of 12,570 votes. [2]


  1. Smith picked over King, 18 December 2013
  2. "Kaikōura: electoral profile". New Zealand Parliament. 18 April 2016. Retrieved 14 August 2016.
New Zealand Parliament
Preceded by
Colin King
Member of Parliament for Kaikōura