Mathews Wolmarans

National Assembly

Mathews Wolmarans

About Mathews Wolmarans

Mr Wolmarans is the former mayor of Rustenburg. He was sworn in as a Member of Parliament on 21 September 2017 and again on 19th June 2019 after the National Elections.

2019 committee attendance as mp

82% attendance rate

Attended 9 meetings out of 11

2018 committee attendance as mp

80% attendance rate

Attended 36 meetings out of 45

2017 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 9 meetings out of 9

  • 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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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.



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Committee appearances

  • Mineral Resources and Energy Budget: Committee Report 5 Jul 2019

    Mr M Wolmarans (ANC) appreciated that the Chairperson had accepted his apology for arriving late. He was late due to transport delays. In response to comments raised by Mr Mileham, the first part was an observation from the Committee, and the second was according to a different source. There was ...
  • Departments of Mineral Resources and Energy 2019/20 Annual Performance Plans 3 Jul 2019

    Mr M Wolmarans (ANC) commented that the licensing regime was hampering the process of job creation and transformation in the sector. There was a need to address this issue, as well to try and get new black industrialists into the market.
  • Department of Mineral Resources 2018/2019 APP and Budget 2 Jul 2019

    Mr M Wolmarans (ANC) referred to the non-financial performance, and said the correlation between the actual budget spent versus the targets that were not achieved was a concerning matter. Targets were sitting at 44 percent, and the budget spent relating to those targets was sitting at 98 percent. The service ...
  • Urban Settlement Development Grant poor performance by Ethekwini & Mangaung 5 Mar 2019

    Mr M Wolmarans (ANC) thanked the province and the municipality for the presentation. His comments pertained to the percentage of the budget that used. This growth in the percentage of the budget used was consistent with what the Committee had told them to work on and be mindful of.
  • Consideration of minutes and reports 27 Feb 2019

    Mr M Wolmarans (ANC) said he shared the same feeling both from the point of the union and the institution themselves. He said they lacked the adequate funding. He shared his experience when he went on the Committee visit and they had to move into and outside the buildings. He ...

All Committee Appearances


  • Questions asked to the Minister of Higher Education and Training 10 Sep 2018

    With reference to the SA Human Rights Commission Report on Transformation at Universities which recommended that her department takes a leading role in the transformation of institutions of higher learning and that universities should report annually on their state of transformation, what work has been put in to address recommendations ...

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Plenary appearances

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