Clare Curran

  • MP for Dunedin South
  • Spokesperson for ICT
  • Spokesperson for Broadcasting
  • Associate Justice Spokesperson
  • Associate Commerce Spokesperson

Clare has been the MP for Dunedin South since 2008 and is a strong advocate for the Dunedin South community. In Dunedin Clare fought hard to save Kiwirail’s Hillside workshops and is a passionate advocate for building the Dunedin economy and providing more jobs. She currently leads Labour’s ICT and Broadcasting policy development, working to ensure the digital divide does not become a new measure of poverty.

About Clare 

Raised in Dunedin, Clare has a deep connection with the Dunedin South electorate. Clare began her career as a journalist, before working for the Australian Council of Trade Unions. Since then she founded her own Dunedin-based business, specialising in PR, before moving into politics. Her background has made her a strong Labour Spokesperson for the IT and Communications portfolio.

  • Labour Member of Parliament, Dunedin South
  • Founder, Inzight Communications
  • Senior media consultant Essential Media Communications (EMC), Australia
  • Media/Communications Officer, Australian Council of Trade Unions
  • BA (Hons) Anthropology and History

Contact Details

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Dunedin South electorate office

Phone: 03 455 5299
Address: Shop 1, South City Mall, Hillside Rd, PO Box 2084, Dunedin

Parliamentary office

Phone: 04 817 9906
Address: Freepost PO Box 18 888, Parliament Buildings, Wellington 6160