Michael Stephen Shackleton

Gauteng Provincial Legislature

Formerly: National Assembly

Michael Stephen Shackleton

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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2019 committee attendance as mp

92% attendance rate

Attended 11 meetings out of 12

2018 committee attendance as mp

88% attendance rate

Attended 7 meetings out of 8

Attendance Methodology

Recent meetings attended

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]


Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
Mr John Steenhuisen Law Practice Yes Shackleton


Name Value Activity
Shackleton R13 000.00 monthly Legal Practice


Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Shackleton Legal Practice

Committee appearances

  • Standing Committee on Appropriations Legacy Report 20 Mar 2019

    Mr M Shackleton (DA) stated that, on the matter that relates to positive interrelations within all Committee structures, intra-relations would be relations internal to the Committee itself and inter-relations refers to when we have relations with other Committees. Which of the two relations is this section relating to because the ...
  • Division of Revenue Bill: public hearings; FFC & SALGA input 8 Mar 2019

    Mr M Shackleton (DA) directed the majority of his questions at the FFC. In terms of conditional grant readjustment not interfering with approved service delivery plans – would this be feasible? If a 1-year window period for the grant for the upgrading of informal settlements was insufficient to evaluate its ...
  • Committee Legacy Report 7 Mar 2019

    Mr M Shackleton (DA) corrected the name “Democratic Party” to “Democratic Alliance” on page 1 of the minutes.
  • Integrated Financial Management System: National Treasury briefing 6 Mar 2019

    Mr M Shackleton (DA) referred to the substitution of SP7 with SP6 during the contract period with a 30% increase in contract price. If this happened once, was there space for this to be repeated? Who approved the substitution, and could the system prevent such incidents from occurring again? Would ...
  • Jobs Fund: National Treasury briefing 5 Mar 2019

    Mr M Shackleton (DA) started by enquiring as to whether there was a system in place for assessing the skills needed in the economy. He noted that the education system has been criticised as it doesn’t provide the right skills. The Northern Cape seemed to lag behind other provinces, even ...

All Committee Appearances


  • Questions asked to the Minister of Finance 29 Mar 2019

    What (a) amount has been designated for the purposes of (i) creating jobs and (ii) addressing unemployment in the Government’s national budget for the 2019-20 financial year and (b) are the details of each programme and/or department or entity that will benefit from these designations?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Finance 29 Mar 2019

    What are the details of the policy certainty that the Government has strengthened as alluded to in the 2019 Budget Review?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Finance 29 Mar 2019

    On what grounds is the National Treasury’s projection based that the country’s gross domestic product will grow by 1.5 percent in the 2019-20 financial year?

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

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