Ms Santosh Vinita Kalyan

National Assembly

Santosh Vinita Kalyan

About Santosh Vinita Kalyan

Ms Kalyan holds several degrees in BA, B.Ed and M.Ed (Ed. Psych.) from Unisa. She also holds a Certificate in Sports Psychology from UKZN, a certificate in Migration from Wits, a Diploma in Education from the University of Durban Westville, and is currently enrolled for Masters. Ms Kalyan has been an MP since 1999 and has served on the Health, Social Development and Home Affairs portfolio committees. She was the DA spokesperson HIV/AIDS from 2004 to 2009, and has also been a whip since 2000. She was elected Deputy Chief Whip in 2011. She has a keen interest in alternative healing like Reiki and dream analysis, and enjoys yoga and Pilates. Source: www.da.org.za/our_people

Ms Kalyan is the DA's Deputy Shadow Minister for International Relations and Cooperation, since June 2014

2018 committee attendance as mp

73% attendance rate

Attended 16 meetings out of 22

2017 committee attendance as mp

57% attendance rate

Attended 12 meetings out of 21

2016 committee attendance as mp

52% attendance rate

Attended 14 meetings out of 27

2015 committee attendance as mp

63% attendance rate

Attended 27 meetings out of 43

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

54% attendance rate

Attended 7 meetings out of 13

  • 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.

Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

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Currently

Formerly

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public Government

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual 400 R400

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
Self Yes Private Practice - Psychologist Mr J Steenhuisen

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Gillitts, EEthekwini 4000 sq.m Dwelling (House)
North Beach, Ethekwini 75 sq.m Dwelling (Flat)

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public Dept. of Education

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual 400 R400

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
Self Yes Private practice - Psychologist M Waters

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Gillitts, KZN 4 000sq.m. Family Home
South Beach, KZN 70sq.m. Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public Dept of Education

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual 400 R400.00

TRAVEL

Sponsor Description
SAIF Study tour to Israel and Palestine
Foreign Affairs of Ministry of Taiwan Study tour to Taiwan

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Name of Whip
Self [Private Practice] Psychologist Yes J Steenhuisen

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Gillitts, KZN 4 000sq.m. Family dwelling
South Beach, KZN 70sq.m. Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public Department of Education

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
Self employed Yes Psychologist AJ Steenhuisen

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
North Beach, KZN 77sq.m. Family dwelling - Flat
KwaZulu Natal 4 200sq.m. House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public State

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
Self Yes Psychologist A. Watson

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
KwaZulu Natal 4 000sq.m. Family Dwelling
Windemere, North Beach, KZN 77sq.m. Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
Self Yes Psychologist A Watson

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Gillitts, KZN 4 000sq.m. Family dwelling

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public Social Pension

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual 400 R400

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
Self Yes Phsychologist MJ Ellis

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R 2 500 Soccer World Cup hospitality package [IOP]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
KZN +-1ha Dwelling

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Ordinary Old Mutual 400 R4500

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Employer Approved Type of Business Name of Whip
Self Yes Psychologist I Davidson

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
North Beach, KZN 75sq.m. Apartment
Gillitts, KZN House 300sq.m/Land 4200sq.m. Dwelling

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation 19 Sep 2018

    What is South Africa’s position regarding the (a) alleged arbitrary firing of the Clerk of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) and (b) refusal by the President of the PAP to implement a decision by the Executive Council of the African Union to lift the firing of the clerk and other ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation 17 Sep 2018

    Whether the Government has an official position on the (a) alleged maltreatment of a certain person (name furnished), (b) deployment of the armed forces to Kasumbalesa and Kinshasa, who used violence to oppress peaceful supporters of the specified person, (c) use of controversial electronic voting machines despite domestic and international ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation 17 Sep 2018

    (1)Whether her department received any requests from any African state to provide training to its presidential VIP protection units in each of the past five financial years and since 1 April 2018; if so, (a) which States submitted requests for assistance, (b) which department(s) provided training, (c) what ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • NOTICES OF MOTION 26 Feb 2015

    That motion is a repetition, Deputy Speaker.

  • NOTICES OF MOTION 26 Feb 2015

    Deputy Speaker, on the next sitting day of the House I shall move:

    That the House debates the urgent implementation of a youth wage subsidy, as the youth accounts for 67,4% of the unemployed in our country.

All Plenary Appearances