Michael Stephen Shackleton

Formerly: Gauteng Provincial Legislature and National Assembly

Michael Stephen Shackleton

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About Michael Stephen Shackleton

Michael Shackleton holds an LLB degree from the University of Pretoria and is an admitted attorney. He was a Councillor representing the Democratic Alliance in the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, where he sat on the municipal oversight committees for Corporate and Shared Services, as well as Rules and Ethics.

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Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2019 committee attendance as mp

92% attendance rate (11 of 12 )

2018 committee attendance as mp

88% attendance rate (7 of 8 )

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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 M Shackleton (DA) stated that, on the matter that relates to positive interrelations within all Committee structures, intra-relations would ...

Mr M Shackleton (DA) directed the majority of his questions at the FFC. In terms of conditional grant readjustment not ...

Mr M Shackleton (DA) corrected the name “Democratic Party” to “Democratic Alliance” on page 1 of the minutes.

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.

On what grounds is the National Treasury’s projection based that the country’s gross domestic product will grow by 1.5 percent ...

What are the details of the policy certainty that the Government has strengthened as alluded to in the 2019 Budget ...

What (a) amount has been designated for the purposes of (i) creating jobs and (ii) addressing unemployment in the Government’s ...

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.
Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer

Mr John Steenhuisen

Law Practice



Name Value Activity


R13 000.00 monthly

Legal Practice

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business


Legal Practice