Mr Farhat Essack

National Council of Provinces

Farhat Essack

About Farhat Essack

Mr Essack was formally a DA councillor in the Thaba Chweu local council. He is now an MP in the NCOP.

2017 committee attendance as mp

61% attendance rate

Attended 34 meetings out of 56

2016 committee attendance as mp

76% attendance rate

Attended 39 meetings out of 51

2015 committee attendance as mp

95% attendance rate

Attended 38 meetings out of 40

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

83% attendance rate

Attended 19 meetings out of 23

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  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
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  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual 9 200 R343 260
Ordinary Lavana Investments 50 R15 000
BEE Inzalo Sasol 62 R19 110

TRUSTS

Registration Number Name Of Trusts Trustee/Beneficiary Details Of Benefits
IT 11762/96 F Essack Family Trust Trustee None
2214/92 AA Essack Will Trust Trustee None

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Type of Business Name of Whip
FE Baker Prop. CC Property Investment Co. Yes C labuschagne

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Lydenbeurg 1 192sq.m. Erf 2246
Lydenburg 1 798sq.m. Erf 3317

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

TRUSTS

Registration Number Name Of Trusts Trustee/Beneficiary Details Of Benefits
IT11762/96 F Esssck Trust Trustee None
2214/92 AA Essack Will Trust Trustee None

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual 9 200 R341 320
Ordinary Lavana Inv. (Pty) Ltd 50 R15 000
BEE Inzalo Sasol 62 R5 556

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Lydenburg 1 192sq.m. Erf 2246
Lydenburg 1 798sq.m. Erf 3317

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
FE Baker Prop CC Yes Property Investment C Labuschagne
Baker Motors CC Investment Company Yes C Labuschagne

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership
Tornel Development (Pty) Ltd [Director - no remuneration]]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual 9 200 R341 320
Ordinary Lavana Inv. (Pty) Ltd 50 R15 000
BEE Sasol Inzalo 62 R5 556

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Lydenburg 1 192sq.m. Erf 2246
Lydenburg 1 798sq.m. Erf 3317

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
F E Baker prop. CC No Property Investment Not Supplied
Baker Motors CC No Investment Company Not Supplied

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Activity Value Name
Investments R100 000 Baker Motors

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Private Co. Baker Properties
CC Corplo 2102
Private Co. Corplo 2102

Committee appearances

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Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Human Settlements 6 Mar 2015

    What amount of its allocated appropriation budget for the 2014-15 financial year has been underspent by each provincial Human Settlements Department to date?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Human Settlements 6 Mar 2015

    Whether, with regard to the (a)(i) R32 924 000 and (ii) R123 699 000 returned to National Treasury by the Mpumalanga Department of Human Settlements and (b) Friday, 6 March 2015 28 [No 5—2015] SECOND SESSION, FIFTH PARLIAMENT housing backlog of nearly 200 000 houses in the province ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Home Affairs 27 Feb 2015

    17] What measures are in place to ensure that officials at our borders are (a) capacitated and (b) equipped to deal with the arrival of persons infected with the Ebola virus?

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

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