Mr David William Bryant

Member of the National Assembly

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David William Bryant

About David William Bryant

Mr Bryant holds a BA degree in Media Studies from University of Cape Town. He also fulfilled five short university courses on economics and planning.

On 1 June 2009, Bryant was sworn in as a proportional representation councillor in the City of Cape Town representing the Democratic Alliance. He was elected as the ward councillor for ward 77 in May 2011. In August 2016, he was elected as the ward councillor for the newly created ward 115.

On 3 September 2020, Bryant was sworn in as a Member of the National Assembly of South Africa. He succeeded Thandi Mpambo-Sibhukwana, who had passed away in June.

Read his MP Corner interview here.

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Attendance of committee meetings:

2022 committee attendance as mp

95% attendance rate (19 of 20 )

2021 committee attendance as mp

91% attendance rate (31 of 34 )

2020 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate (2 of 2 )

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

What they said in committee meetings:

What are committee meetings?

Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.

Mr D Bryant (DA) requested further information on public participation. He agreed with the Minister that South Africa was a ...

Mr D Bryant (DA) asked about the feedback on the $US8.5 billion offer and how far along the finance task ...

Mr D Bryant (DA) asked for clarity on whether the berm was slightly monitored or not at all.

Questions asked to ministers:

What are questions asked to ministers?

Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.

Whether, with regard to the ongoing unlawful land invasions at the Knoflokskraal site that continue to pose significant challenges to ...

(1) Whether she intends to lower the costs associated with obtaining a skippers licence, considering that many fisherfolk are currently ...

(1)Whether he intends to lower the costs associated with obtaining a skippers licence, considering that many fisherfolk are currently struggling ...

Plenary appearances:

What are plenary appearances?

Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.

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Declaration of interests

What are declaration of interests?

Annually, MPs are required by parliament to register their financial interests and gifts received in their official capacity. Due to the significant influence of the role that MPs take on, there may be times when their personal or business interests become in conflict with the duty prescribed to them as elected officials representing the public interest. You can see what interests your MPs declared here.
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