Mr Thomas Charles Ravenscroft Walters

Member of the National Assembly

Formerly: Gauteng Provincial Legislature

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About Thomas Charles Ravenscroft Walters

Mr Thomas Walters graduated from the University of Stellenbosch where he majored in Political Science. He was student leader of the Democratic Party (DP), and has served as DA Federal Youth Chair and DA Councillor in Johannesburg.

Mr Walters previously served as a Member of the Gauteng Provincial Legislature and the DA Gauteng Agriculture and Rural Development Spokesperson. He was elected as Deputy Chairperson of the DA Federal Council in 2012, and again in 2015.

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Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2022 committee attendance as mp

0% attendance rate (0 of 18 )

2021 committee attendance as mp

35% attendance rate (8 of 23 )

2020 committee attendance as mp

5% attendance rate (1 of 20 )

2018 committee attendance as mp

63% attendance rate (5 of 8 )

2017 committee attendance as mp

79% attendance rate (23 of 29 )

2016 committee attendance as mp

73% attendance rate (16 of 22 )

2015 committee attendance as mp

88% attendance rate (23 of 26 )

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

92% attendance rate (11 of 12 )

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.

What they said in committee meetings:

What are committee meetings?

Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.

Mr M Shelembe (DA) raised a concern on how Mr Marais was treated by the Chairperson, and said that he ...

Mr T Walters (DA) said that the bill could have a positive spin-off, and wanted to know the value that ...

Mr T Walters (DA) wanted to know what the bottlenecks in the system were, and if one could make a ...

Questions asked to ministers:

What are questions asked to ministers?

Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.

Whether (a) her department and/or (b) any entity reporting to her makes use of private security firms; if not, what ...

(1)Whether any drought relief funding has been provided to the (a) Ndlambe Local Municipality, (b) Makana Local Municipality and (c) ...

(1)Whether any staff member in the National Treasury (a) performed work in addition to the responsibilities related to his or ...

Plenary appearances:

What are plenary appearances?

Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.

I am addressing you on the National Assembly Rule 64, which talks to the conduct of members and also on Rule 82 and 85. Rule 82 refers to the respectful ...

Declaration of interests

What are declaration of interests?

Annually, MPs are required by parliament to register their financial interests and gifts received in their official capacity. Due to the significant influence of the role that MPs take on, there may be times when their personal or business interests become in conflict with the duty prescribed to them as elected officials representing the public interest. You can see what interests your MPs declared here.
Value of Contract Period of Contract Details of Contract and Management thereof Name of State Entity


Type of Business Activity Directorship/Partnership in any Corporate Body


Value Description Source


Box tickets for rugby at Newlands


Description of Property Location – Area Extent of the Property


Public/Private Source

Public Private

Parliamentary Pension Retirement Annuity with Sanlam

Nature Name of Company Number of Shares Nominal Value


Description of Journey Sponsor


Description of Benefit Source

As per members official benefits

Only as per parliamentary pension, PARMED. Nothing outside parliament

Extent Description of Assistance/Sponsorship Source of Sponsorship


Type of Business Name of Employer


Value of any Benefits derived Name of Organisation Type of Business Activity


Name of Trust Trustee/Beneficiary Registration Number Details of all benefits derived


Description of Benefit Source

Only Parliament

Value Description Source




Source Public/Private

Pension Fund




Description Extent Location

Sectional Title House



Description Sponsor

Study Tour to the USA - November 2016

Democratic Alliance


As per pension fund

Description Extent Location

Sectional Title House


Centurion - Johannesburg

Source Public/Private

Parliamentary Pension Fund


Description Extent Location

Sectional title home



Source Public/Private



Description Sponsor

Overseas seminar in Gummersbach, Germany

Friedrich Naumann Foundation

Source Description Extent

Naumann Foundation


+-R30 000.00

Description Extent Location

Sectional title house


Wierda Park

Description Sponsor

Seminar on strategic planning in Germany

Friedrich Naumann Foundation

Description Extent Location

Free standing unit