Mr Michael Waters

National Assembly

Michael Waters

About Michael Waters

Mr Waters is originally from England but migrated with his family to South Africa in 1972. He completed a Diploma in Human Resources at WITS Technikon. Mr Waters joined the Democratic Party in 1989 and held a number of positions in the youth structure of the party and was elected as the Youth President in 1994. He was elected to Parliament in 1999 and was re-elected in 2004. Since his election to Parliament, Mr Waters served as a spokesperson for several portfolios, such as the Post Office, Home Affairs, Public Service and Administration, HIV/AIDS, Social Development and Health. In 2009 Mr Waters was re-elected to Parliament where he currently serves as the DA’s Deputy Chief Whip in the National Assembly. He is also the DA's Deputy Federal Chairperson Source: DA (http://www.da.org.za).

2019 committee attendance as mp

33% attendance rate

Attended 1 meeting out of 3

2018 committee attendance as mp

78% attendance rate

Attended 14 meetings out of 18

2017 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 20 meetings out of 20

2016 committee attendance as mp

68% attendance rate

Attended 15 meetings out of 22

2015 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 2 meetings out of 2

  • 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.

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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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company
/-400 Sanlam

BENEFITS

Source
British Airways
South African Airways

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Australia 50% (3 Bedrooms) House
Sunset Beach 100% (3Bedrooms) House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company
+-400 Sanlam

BENEFITS

Description Source
Gold card BA
Platinum card SAA

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Australia 3 B edroomed House [50%]
Sunset Beach 3 Bedroomed House
Edenvale 2 Bedroomed Flatq

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company
+-400 Sanlam

BENEFITS

Description Source
Platinum Card SAA
Gold Card BA

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Australia 3 Bedroomed House [50%]
Edenvale 2 Bedroomed Flat [100%]
Sunset Beach 3 Bedroomed House [100%]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company
-400 Sanlam

BENEFITS

Description Source
Platinum Card SAA
Gold Card BA

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Australia 3 Bedroomed House [50%]
Edenvale 2 Bedroomed Flat [100%]
Sunset Beach 3 Bedroomed House [50%]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No
Shares Sanlam -300

BENEFITS

Description Source
Platinum Card SAA
Gold Card BA

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Australia 3 Bedroom House [50%]
Edenvale 2 Bedroom [40sq.m.] Flat [100%]
Sunset Beach 3 Bedroom House [100%]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No
Shares Sanlam +-300

BENEFITS

Source
SAA
BA

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Australia 3 Bedrooms House [50%]
Edenvale 40sq.m. Townhouse
Sunset Beach 3 Bedroom House [50%]
Cape Town 2 Bedroom House [50%]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No
Shares Sanlam +-250

BENEFITS

Description Source
Gold Card British Airways Gold Card
Gold Card SAA

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R16 000 Urugauy vs Netherlands British/American Tobacco

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Australia 3 Bedrooms House [50%]
Edenvale 40sq.m. Townhouse
Sunset Beach 3 Bedrooms House [50%]
Sunningdale [CPT 2 Bedrooms House [50%]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No
Shares Sanlam +-200

BENEFITS

Description Source
Gold Card British Airways

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Unknown Ticket to football match France vs Urugauy British/American Tobacco

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Edenvale, Gauteng 40sq.m. Townhouse
Sunset Beach 3 Bedroom House [50%]
Australia, Dalby - Land [50%]

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Home Affairs 20 Feb 2019

    What (a) is the standard processing time for South Africans applying for (i) passports, (ii) identity documents and (iii) any other document issued by his department at foreign missions and (b) are the reasons for these processing times?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Home Affairs 20 Dec 2018

    (a) What number of Municipal Outreach Coordinators will be employed for the 2019 General Election, (b) where will they be allocated and (c) what are the minimum qualifications needed?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Water and Sanitation 18 Dec 2018

    (1)      (a) How often does her department conduct inspection visits to sewerage processing plants throughout the country, (b) what are the dates of the latest inspections at each sewerage plant, (c) which plants failed to meet minimum standards and (d) what action was taken in each regard; (2) whether she ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • UNPARLIAMENTARY LANGUAGE (Ruling) 18 Feb 2016

    Madame Speaker, given the agreement that was made in your office, one would have expected some of form of communication with the hon Leader of the Opposition in this regard that: Firstly, you were not going to actually make a ruling; and secondly, what this then suggests going into the ...

  • UNPARLIAMENTARY LANGUAGE (Ruling) 18 Feb 2016

    Madame Speaker! Madame Speaker

All Plenary Appearances