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Hon Trevor Mallard
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Member since: 13 September 2007
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Member for Hutt South, Labour Party Current parliamentary roles Minister for Economic Development Minister for Industry and Regional Development Minister for State Owned Enterprises Minister for Sport and Recreation Associate Minister of Finance Minister for the Rugby World Cup

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Monday, 6 October 2008
Sustainable Management Fund opens for help Environment Minister Trevor Mallard has announced the opening of the 2009/2010 Sustainable Management Fund, which is designed to assist community groups, iwi, businesses and local government in making a positive difference to the environment. 203 views

Wednesday, 1 October 2008
Govt clean heat and insulation help Taupo, Tokoroa and Rotorua Environment Minister Trevor Mallard yesterday visited homes in Taupo and Rotorua benefiting from government funding to replace inefficient wood burners with clean heating and install insulation - to reduce air pollution and protect people's health. 1262 views

Sunday, 28 September 2008
Design guide to help establish recycling parks A new design guide will help with setting up Resource Recovery Parks where New Zealanders can drop off unwanted appliances and goods instead of dumping them at landfills, Environment Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 641 views

Friday, 22 August 2008
Govt backing of Americas Cup team pays dividends The government’s $33.75 million investment in Emirates Team New Zealand boosted the New Zealand economy by around $2 for every dollar of public funding, Associate Finance Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 310 views

Tuesday, 5 August 2008
NZ eco-labels get big tick internationally A New Zealand eco-labelling scheme that tells consumers if furniture or paper products come from recycled or sustainable sources has been given a big tick in an international study. 246 views

Saturday, 19 July 2008
State services productivity in focus Further improving productivity in the state sector is the focus of a new productivity kit launched by Labour Minister Trevor Mallard today at the P3 Productivity Partnership and Public Value Conference. 402 views

Wednesday, 16 July 2008
New aquaculture initiatives announced Environment Minister Trevor Mallard today announced funding for aquaculture projects in Tasman, Northland and Marlborough aimed at progressing aquaculture planning and the sustainable development of the aquaculture industry in New Zealand. 289 views

Tuesday, 15 July 2008
Govt now waiting on end of TVNZ employment talks with Veitch Broadcasting Minister Trevor Mallard says he is now waiting for the end of TVNZ's employment talks with television presenter Tony Veitch before making any substantive comment on the issue. 245 views

Claim for costs and losses settled The government and Atihau-Whanganui Incorporation (AWI) have agreed to a settlement of AWIs claims for costs and losses incurred as a result of its lands being subject to the vested lands regime, Associate Finance Minister Trevor Mallard announced today.  162 views

Monday, 14 July 2008
NES to ensure wastewater systems are maintained A proposed National Environmental Standard to improve the environmental performance of domestic on-site wastewater systems is out for public comment, Environment Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 265 views

Saturday, 12 July 2008
Government moves to make KiwiSaver fairer The government is going to amend the Employment Relations Act to ensure employers meet their obligations to pay contributions to their employee's KiwiSaver accounts, Labour Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 294 views

Wednesday, 2 July 2008
Glass recycling message spread through rap School children are teaming up with music star Che Fu to spread the word about recycling glass through rap, Environment Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 489 views

Monday, 30 June 2008
Reminder of start of flexible working rights Labour Minister Trevor Mallard today reminded workers of their new entitlements to flexible working arrangements - available from 1 July - for those who need to balance their work with caring for other people. 733 views

Wednesday, 25 June 2008
Workplace collaboration to lift productivity Labour Minister Trevor Mallard today welcomed the opening of the Centre for High Performance Work as an important initiative to help boost workplace productivity through collaboration between workers and employers. 215 views

Monday, 23 June 2008
Stronger protections for casual and temp workers Employment protections for temporary and casual workers are to be strengthened under proposed changes to the Employment Relations Act, Labour Minister Trevor Mallard announced today. 1643 views

Thursday, 5 June 2008
Kiwi firms join international Climate Neutral Network New Zealand businesses are set to strengthen the kiwi presence and leadership on the United Nations' Climate Neutral Network - with 16 joining so far and others poised to sign up, Environment Minister Trevor Mallard said at a Wellington meeting of the international network today. 158 views

NZ hosting World Environment Day Environment Minister Trevor Mallard said it was a pleasure and an honour for New Zealand to be hosting such a significant international event as today's World Environment Day. 246 views

Tuesday, 27 May 2008
Update on proposed national grid regulations Two proposed national environmental standards aimed at improving the management and security of the national grid will be reconsidered and reworked following public feedback, Environment Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 428 views

Success in rural recycling programme More than 80,000 old and unwanted agrichemical containers have been collected in the first year of a national rural recycling programme, thanks to the Agrecovery Foundation, Environment Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 350 views

Workers to lose KiwiSaver boosts for Nats tax cuts The National Party looks set to make workers in KiwiSaver pay the price for John Key’s big tax cut plans at the election, Labour Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 243 views

Friday, 23 May 2008
New investments promote unique New Zealand identity Significant new investments in New Zealand’s arts, culture, and heritage are a feature of Budget 2008. 452 views

New investments promote unique New Zealand identity Significant new investments in New Zealand’s arts, culture, and heritage are a feature of Budget 2008. 980 views

Wednesday, 21 May 2008
NZ content levels on TV hit all time high NZ On Air’s annual Local Content report shows the highest ever levels of local content on New Zealand television for the second year in a row, Broadcasting Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 382 views

Tuesday, 20 May 2008
Sustainability sells for kiwi companies offshore New Zealand is well placed to put sustainability at the heart of business thinking and decision-making and use it to gain the edge over others in the global market, Environment Minister Trevor Mallard today told delegates at the Small Business Expo in Christchurch. 313 views

Thursday, 15 May 2008
TV food ad guidelines for children welcomed Broadcasting Minister Trevor Mallard and Associate Health Minister Damien O'Connor today welcomed new television food advertising guidelines for children as a step forward in tackling New Zealand’s obesity problems. 341 views

Wednesday, 14 May 2008
Commerce Act change will allow SOE/CRI cooperation State Owned Enterprises Minister Trevor Mallard and Commerce Minister Lianne Dalziel today announced a proposal to allow State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) and Crown Research Institutes (CRIs) to cooperate without breaching the Commerce Act. 236 views

Tuesday, 13 May 2008
Minister will not intervene in Mokihinui hydro scheme proposal Minister for the Environment Trevor Mallard has decided not to call in Meridian Energy’s proposal to construct a dam on the Mokihinui River on the West Coast of the South Island. 477 views

Tuesday, 6 May 2008
Read the new research on children's media use in NZ A new research report on New Zealand children’s media use provides important information for caregivers, educators and broadcasters across all media genres, Broadcasting Minister Trevor Mallard said today. 340 views

Tuesday, 29 April 2008
Backpacker backs Love NZ recycling brand The tourism industry is to be congratulated for committing to recycling facilities to help New Zealand maintain its ‘clean and green’ reputation overseas, Environment Minister Trevor Mallard and Tourism Minister Damien O'Connor said today at the launch of Love NZ – Recycle with care at the YHA Wellington City. 506 views

Monday, 28 April 2008
Inspiring youth to take environmental action Inspiring youth to take action against climate change in their communities is the aim of the 2008 Sir Peter Blake Youth Environment Forum which kicks off today, Environment Minister Trevor Mallard said. 284 views

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