Alf Filipaina

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Alf Filipaina is a New Zealand politician who is an Auckland Councillor.

Political career[edit]

Auckland Council
Years Ward Affiliation
2010–13 Manukau Labour
2013–16 Manukau Labour
2016–present Manukau Labour

Filipaina was a Manukau City Councillor.[1]

In the 2010 Auckland Council elections Filipaina was elected from the Manukau ward. He was re-elected in 2013 and 2016.[2] In 2016 the new mayor, Phil Goff, appointed him deputy chairperson of the environment and communities committee.[3]


One of Filipaina's brothers, Olsen, represented the New Zealand Kiwis in rugby league. Another, Jerry, once stood for The Family Party in 2008.[4]


  1. ^ Mangnall, Karen (12 October 2010). "Filipaina humbled by big support". Manukau Courier. Retrieved 16 September 2011. 
  2. ^ [1][dead link]
  3. ^ "Auckland mayor Phil Goff announces his 'cabinet' - National - NZ Herald News". 2016-10-20. Retrieved 2017-03-05. 
  4. ^ Christian Party to Target South Ak Electorates, 17 October 2007