Ian Peters

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Ian Peters
Member of the New Zealand Parliament
for Tongariro
In office
1990 – 1993
Preceded by Noel Scott
Succeeded by Mark Burton
Personal details
Born 1941 (age 75–76)
Political party National
New Zealand First
Relations Jim Peters (brother)
Rt. Hon. Winston Peters (brother)

Ian Peters (born 1941) is a former New Zealand politician of the National and New Zealand First parties.

Personal life[edit]

Peters was born in Kawakawa in 1941. He is a brother of MP and former minister, Winston Peters, and former MP Jim Peters.

Another brother, Ron Peters, stood for New Zealand First in Hobson in 1993, coming third; and for Northland in 1996, coming second.[1]

Member of Parliament[edit]

New Zealand Parliament
Years Term Electorate Party
1990–1993 43rd Tongariro National

He represented the Tongariro electorate in Parliament from 1990 to 1993, when he was defeated by Mark Burton. He stood unsuccessfully against Burton for the replacement seat of Taupo in 1996, for the New Zealand First party.

Since leaving politics, he has been a senior staffer at Te Puni Kōkiri in Whangarei.[2]


  1. ^ The New Zealand Herald. 16 September 1996. p. A9.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ Barrington, Mike (19 July 2008). "Matriarch of Northland's prominent Peters family dies, aged 96". The Northern Advocate. 
  • 1990 Parliamentary Candidates for the New Zealand National Party by John Stringer (New Zealand National Party, 1990)
New Zealand Parliament
Preceded by
Noel Scott
Member of Parliament for Tongariro
Succeeded by
Mark Burton