Seymour spoke to ZB host Mike Hosking this morning.
Using a rugby analogy he told Hosking that negotiations were ‘We’re not quite at a 5m scrum mark but we’re well within the 22.’
‘New Zealand faces enormous challenges and needs a Government that gets stuck in, I wish it was already done.’
After nearly a month of negotiations key sticking points were tax policy and co-governance. Ministerial posts were also on the agenda, although the final makeup of cabinet would come towards the end of talks.
Listen to the full interview below: