Mr Robert Alfred Lees

National Assembly

Formerly: National Council of Provinces

Robert Alfred Lees

About Robert Alfred Lees

Mr Robert Alfred Lees went to school in KwaZulu Natal (KZN) and matriculated in 1969. He obtained a certificate in electronics from the Natal Technicon and then went on to read for a BCom degree at the University of Natal (Now KZN) in 1998. He worked for Dunlop Tyres as a trainee manager and then Management Accountant. Mr Lees then moved to Consol as General Manager of the Bags & Sacks Division. In 1990 he established an accounting practise in Ladysmith, KZN. Over some 36 years he has worked in the Emnambithi/Ladysmith area amongst all communities - this area forms his constituency for the DA. Mr Lees is heavily involved with commercial farming and land reform. His first five years in Parliament were as a permanent delegate in the NCOP and as a Member of the Select Committees of Finance and Appropriations. Read more here.

2021 committee attendance as mp

95% attendance rate

Attended 18 meetings out of 19

2020 committee attendance as mp

98% attendance rate

Attended 42 meetings out of 43

2019 committee attendance as mp

95% attendance rate

Attended 35 meetings out of 37

2018 committee attendance as mp

98% attendance rate

Attended 57 meetings out of 58

2017 committee attendance as mp

89% attendance rate

Attended 73 meetings out of 82

2016 committee attendance as mp

90% attendance rate

Attended 56 meetings out of 62

2015 committee attendance as mp

95% attendance rate

Attended 41 meetings out of 43

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

93% attendance rate

Attended 13 meetings out of 14

Attendance Methodology

Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R50 50% Ladysmith Industrial Brushware CC Member
R100 100% Nambithi Trading Enterprises CC Member
R100 100% RNS Agencies CC Member

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Ladysmith Farmers Security Farm Security (Dormant)

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Chinese Consulate Book Unknown

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Portion 9 of 8 of farm eendvogel Vley 1264 /- 3 hectares Ladysmith

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R100 100% RNS Agencies CC Member
R50 50% Ladysmith Industrial Brushware CC Member
R100 100% Nambithi Trading Enterprises CC Member

TRUSTS

Trustee/Beneficiary Details Of Benefits Name Of Trusts
Trustee None Mermaranch Trust
Trustee None Kingwall Family Trust

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Ladysmith Farmers Security Farm Security

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Por 9 of 8 Farm Eendvogel Vlei 1264 /-3 Hectares Ladysmith

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R50 50% Ladysmith Industrial Brushware CC Member
R100 100% Nambithi Trading Enterprises CC Member
R100 100% RMS Agencies CC Member

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Ladismith Farmers Security Farm Security

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Por 9 of 8 of Farm Enedvoge Vlei 1264 +-3ha ladysmith

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value Name of Company No
R50 Ladysmith Industrial Brushware CC 50%
R100 Nambithi Trading Enterprises CC 100%
R100 RMS Agencies CC 100%

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts Registration Number
None Trustee Kingwall Family Trust 1003/96

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
ladysmith Farmers Security Security [Dormant]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Por. 59 of 18 of Farm 1,1565ha Ladysmith

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R50 50% Ladysmith Industrial Brushware CC Member
R100 100% RMS Agencies CC Member
R33,34 33,345 Roseleigh Farms CC Member
R100 100% Nambiti Trading Enterprises CC Member

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Ladysmith Farmers Security Farm Security Services

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Portion 9 of 8 of Farm Eendvogel +-3ha Ladysmith

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R50 05% Ladysmith Industrial Brushware CC Member
R100 100% RNS Agencies CC Member
R33,34 33.34% Roseleigh Farms CC Member
R100 100% Nambiti Trading Enterprises CC Member

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Ladysmith Farmers Security Farm Security Services

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Portion 9 of 8 of Farm Eendvogel Vley 1264 +-3ha Ladysmith

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R50 50% Ladysmith Industrial Brushware CC Member
R100 100% RNS Agencies CC Member
R33,34 33,34% Roseleigh Farms CC Member
R100 100% Nambiti Trading Enterprises CC Member

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Ladysmith Farmers Security Farm Security Services

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Name Value Activity
Alf Lees & Associates CC Nil Accounting/Bookkeeping

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Port 9 of 8 of Farm +-3ha Ladysmith

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R100 100% CC "
R33,34 33.34% Roseleigh Farms CC "
R50 50% Brushware CC Membership Share
R100 100% RNS Agencies CC Membership Share

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Ladysmith Farmers' Security Farm Security Services

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Name Value Activity
Alf Lees Associates CC Nil Accounting/Bookkeeping

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Por. 9 of 8 of Farm +-3ha Ladysmith

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R50 50% Ladysmith Industrial Brushware CC Shares
R100 100% Nambithi Trading Enterprises CC Shares
R100 100% RNS Agencies CC Shares
R33.34 33.34% Roseleigh Farms CC Shares

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Ladismith Farmers' Secuirty Farm Security Services

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Name Value Activity
Alf Lees Nil Accounting/Bookkeeping

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Por. 9 of 8 of Farm +-3ha Ladysmith

Committee appearances

  • Beitbridge border fence update: implementation of Committee recommendations 11 May 2021

    Mr A Lees (DA) said that the Beitbridge Border Post came about as an urgent project to secure the border against the entry of people possibly infected with Covid-19. The situation was now worse than when the fence was built, as mass vaccinations had yet to start, and Zimbabwe had ...
  • ESKOM Inquiry: discussion on way forward 7 Apr 2021

    Mr A Lees (DA) stated that it was important to emphasise the point that the Committee’s core business, in terms of the annual reports, should proceed with Eskom. The Committee should not be diverted from this, regardless of who conducted the investigations. The crisis at Eskom was much bigger than ...
  • SAA Business Rescue Update & SIU investigations 25 Mar 2021

    Mr A Lees (DA) asked the Minister if any shareholding had been negotiated and what shareholding would remain in state hands if there had been such negotiations. His second question revolved around the proposed flight by SAA to collect vaccines from Mumbai. On or about 31 January 2021, had the ...
  • Enforcement agencies on Covid 19 procurement cases and State Owned Entities corruption cases 17 Mar 2021

    Mr A Lees (DA) stated that the Committee had highlighted, for a long period of time, the importance of the Steinhoff matter being seen through to conclusion, where everyone involved was held accountable. General Lebeya would remember his irritation with him about a year before when he reported that only ...
  • SAA Business Rescue Update & SIU investigations: engagement with DPE 16 Mar 2021

    Mr A Lees (DA) requested to know whether SAA and the Business Rescue Practitioners were present in the meeting and whether both parties were affected by the bereavement. He also requested clarity regarding the inordinate delay in the Committee’s request for the meeting and input from the Business Rescue Practitioners. ...

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Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Enterprises 5 May 2021

    (1)  What are the details of the crew of the SA Airways (SAA) aircraft that departed on 24 February 2021 to the Kingdom of Belgium to collect another batch of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines, including but not limited to (a) number of crew members, (b) the role of each ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation 16 Apr 2021

    What are the details of the technical report on water losses that was conducted by consulting engineers in the Alfred Duma Local Municipality in KwaZulu-Natal, including the (a) date the report was submitted to her department, (b) extent of water losses identified in the report and (c) actions taken to ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation 16 Apr 2021

    (1)Whether, with reference to the master plans for the (a) supply of bulk water and (b) waste water in the Uthukela District of KwaZulu-Natal, the master plans were approved by her department; if not, why not; if so, (i) on what date were the master plans approved, (ii) what are ...

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Plenary appearances

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