Ms Deidre Carter

National Assembly

Deidre Carter

About Deidre Carter

Deputy General Secretary of COPE, Ms Deidre Carter, hails from the Free State, but currently lives in KwaZulu-Natal. She has extensive administrative experience and is skilled in the areas of human resources, credit control, sales, fleet control and the like. Ms Carter represents COPE as a Member of Parliament. She is an avid motorcyclist who participates in many road safety projects and charity runs.

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2018 committee attendance as mp

86% attendance rate

Attended 18 meetings out of 21

2017 committee attendance as mp

9% attendance rate

Attended 7 meetings out of 78

2016 committee attendance as mp

14% attendance rate

Attended 12 meetings out of 85

2015 committee attendance as mp

18% attendance rate

Attended 21 meetings out of 115

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

26% attendance rate

Attended 14 meetings out of 53

  • Attendance records reflect Committee not Plenary Attendance
  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
  • MPs are recorded as absent whether they have, or have not submitted apologies.
  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

TRAVEL

Sponsor Description
APRAV Paid for travel and accommodation to attend meeitng [1 night accomodation]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R3 000 Domestic flight APRAV to attend meeting in JHB
R1 000 Hotel Accommodation APRAV to attend meeting in JHB

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R500 Vase Taiwan Govt.
R500 Picture frame Taiwan Govt.
R50 each Various small gifts ef. flash drive, rice, tea Taiwan Govt.

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Pietermaritzburg 3 600sq.m. with dwelling Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

TRAVEL

Sponsor Description
Taiwan Government 6 Day trip to Taiwan - all expenses paid

BENEFITS

Description Source
Gold Card Voyager Card
Silver Card British Airways

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R3 000 Various small gifts Taiwanese Government

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Activity Name
Local Government Consultancy The Governance Corporation

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Pietermaritzburg 4 500sq.m. Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

BENEFITS

Description Source
Gold Elect Cards Voyager miles
Gold Cards British Airways

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Pietermaritzburg 5 500sq.m. Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

BENEFITS

Description Source
Gold Elect Cards Voyager
Gold Cards British Airways

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R200 World Cup shirt Parliament
R50 World cup scarf Parliament
R200 World Cup pen set Parliament
R200 Book Parliament

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Pietermaritzburg 5500sq.m. Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R1,650.00 Bafana T-shirts; SA Scarf; T-shirt; Pen Set Fifa; 3 x Books; Fifa gifts; Chocolates Parliament

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Activity Value Name
Consultants Nil The Governance Corporation

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Pietermaritzburg 5800sq.m. Reisidential

Committee appearances

  • Civil Union Bill [B11-2018]: Ms Carter briefing 15 Aug 2018

    The Chairperson welcomed the Members, Ms Deidre Carter (COPE), the Department of Home Affairs and the Parliamentary Legal team. He said that the purpose of the meeting was to discuss the progress on the Guptas’ early naturalisation, to receive a brief from Ms Carter on the Civil Union Amendment Bill ...
  • Rhino Poaching; Marion Island challenges 14 Aug 2018

    Ms D Carter (COPE) voiced her disappointment that, in spite of the urgency of the question of rhino poaching, neither the Minister or Deputy-Minister were present. On three occasions, she had personally handed the Minister a document that could be the answer to the problems South Africa has, namely, the ...
  • Status Report on logistics for public hearings in provinces 21 Jun 2018

    Ms D Carter (COPE) needed to know how much time would be allocated to each presenter. That was important because if there were say 300 people who wanted to make submissions, and each was speaking for five to ten minutes, only then would Members know how long the meeting would ...
  • Public Audit Amendment Draft Bill: consideration 11 May 2018

    The Chairperson put pages 1 to 21 to the Committee as a package. He asked for a proposal for adoption of the clauses 1 to 21. Ms D Carter (COPE) proposed the adoption and the entire Committee seconded the proposal.
  • Public Audit Amendment Draft Bill: consideration 11 May 2018

    Ms D Carter (COPE) suggested that, if Members went through the Bill again, they could contact the Legal Advisor and suggest places in which the document could be tweaked.

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the President of the Republic 29 Mar 2028

    Whether, given that executive political office bearers of the State change from time to time, he would make a policy directive to end the practice of adorning government buildings with portraits of the President, Deputy President, Ministers and Deputy Ministers of the respective departments and that the Coat of Arms ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Enterprises 11 Apr 2027

    (1)With reference to SA Express’ frequent use in 2016 of chartered planes provided by Solenta Aviation and SKA Aircraft Leasing amongst others to cover its route between (a) Bloemfontein and Johannesburg, (b) George and Johannesburg and (c) Kimberley and Johannesburg, what is the total amount of chartering a flight ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Social Development 3 Sep 2018

    (1)(a) In what role is a certain person (name furnished) contracted in her Ministry and/or her department and (b) in what capacity and role did the specified person serve at the SA Social Security Agency; (2) How does she justify employing the specified official as a public servant?

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

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