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

79% attendance rate

Attended 15 meetings out of 19

2017 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 24 meetings out of 24

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 2018 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
/-R500.00 Sanlam Sanlam Shares

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
Gold Card British Airways Gold
Platinum South African Airways

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description
Card Club in Bedfordview Bottle of Whisky (Jack Daniels Black) /-R400.00

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company No
Sanlam /-400

BENEFITS

Source
British Airways
South African Airways

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company No
Sanlam +-400

BENEFITS

Source Description
BA Gold card
SAA Platinum card

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company No
Sanlam +-400

BENEFITS

Source Description
SAA Platinum Card
BA Gold Card

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company No
Sanlam -400

BENEFITS

Source Description
SAA Platinum Card
BA Gold Card

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nature
-300 Sanlam Shares

BENEFITS

Source Description
SAA Platinum Card
BA Gold Card

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nature
+-300 Sanlam Shares

BENEFITS

Source
SAA
BA

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nature
+-250 Sanlam Shares

BENEFITS

Source Description
British Airways Gold Card Gold Card
SAA Gold Card

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nature
+-200 Sanlam Shares

BENEFITS

Source Description
British Airways Gold Card

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Transport 14 Nov 2019

    (1) What (a) number of hi-tech buses has the City of Ekurhuleni ordered for its bus rapid transit system and (b) is the total cost of the buses; (2) on what date (a) was the order placed and (b) were the buses supposed to be delivered; (3) whether all the ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Transport 14 Nov 2019

    (1)(a) What (i) amount of money was paid by the City of Ekurhuleni to a certain company (name furnished) in relation to its bus rapid transit system and (ii) was the money paid for, (b) on what date(s) was money paid and (c) what are the names of ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs 4 Nov 2019

    Whether, with reference to the reply to question 604 on 22 March 2019, the City of Ekurhuleni has provided the information; if not, what steps and/or action does she intend taking to ensure the metropolitan municipality provides the requested information? NW2456E

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