MP for Dunedin
Spokesperson for Environment, Food Safety, Space
Contact Rachel Brooking
04 817 8807
Freepost PO Box 18 888
Parliament Buildings, Wellington 6160
Meet Rachel Brooking
I am a proud advocate for the South. I love and care deeply about Dunedin and its people. My home is Dunedin, and my connections to the city run deep and strong.
Rachel Brooking is the MP for Dunedin. She has been a member of the Finance and Expenditure, Environment and Regulations Review select committees. In April 2023, she was made a Minister, holding the portfolios of Oceans and Fisheries, Food Safety, Associate Environment and Associate Immigration.
Rachel has lived and worked in Dunedin nearly all of my life, attending kindergarten through to secondary school here, and graduating from the University of Otago. Working the majority of her professional career in Dunedin and with 20 years experience as a resource management and local government lawyer, she understand business, the community, the environment, and good governance.
Rachel is a proud advocate for the South.
"I love and care deeply about Dunedin and its people. My home is Dunedin, and my connections to the city run deep and strong.
"I am married to cancer specialist and campaigner Prof Chris Jackson, and together we have raised our family of three children here."