Mr Willem Frederik Faber

National Council of Provinces

Willem Frederik Faber

About Willem Frederik Faber

Mr Faber has been an MP since 2009. He represents the DA from the Northern Cape in the NCOP. He previously worked as a sales and marketing director for a company called Protech from 2004 to 2009.

2017 attendance as mp

65% attendance rate

Attended 20 meetings out of 31

2016 attendance as mp

92% attendance rate

Attended 33 meetings out of 36

2015 attendance as mp

59% attendance rate

Attended 27 meetings out of 46

2014 attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

86% attendance rate

Attended 18 meetings out of 21

Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given.

Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

DISCLAIMER: This is not the official attendance record of Parliament. 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.

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kimberley 2 Bedroomed Apartment[Jointly owned]
Somerset West 2 Bedroomed Apartment [Jointly owned]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kimberley 2 Bedroomed Apartment

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kimberley 2 Bedroomed Apartment

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kimberley 3 Bedroom House
Kimberley 2 Bedroom Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kimberley 3 Bedroom House
Kimberley 2 Bedroom Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kimberley 3 Bedroom House
Kimberley 2 Bedroom Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

SPONSORSHIPS

Extent Description Source
- R20 000 Parliamentary Rugby tour to England and Ireland DI-DATA, Sanlam

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kimberley Normal House

Committee appearances

  • Industrial Policy Action Plan (IPAP) 2017/18 to 2019/20: briefing 2 Aug 2017

    Mr W Faber (DA, Northern Cape) remarked that the Committee had learnt a great deal from its international visit to Singapore and Malaysia. It seemed as if industry was not too big in those countries but rather that they had a boom in their services sector. The apparent key to ...
  • National Empowerment Fund on its Annual Performance Plan 21 Jun 2017

    Mr W Faber (DA, Northern Cape) agreed that job creation was important. The NEF had said that 90% of SA was black but only owned 10% of SA’s resources. He disagreed and said that he had statistics from StatsSA which said something else. Where did the NEF get its ...
  • Department of Public Works on its reviewed Annual Performance Plan; Meeting on stakeholder consultation 20 Jun 2017

    Mr W Faber (DA, Northern Cape), addressing Deputy Minister Cronin, asked what the R10 million allocated towards the Parliamentary Villages Board was to be used for. Years ago, the Member raised the issue of the South African Police Services (SAPS) houses in the Hartswater area in the Northern Cape being ...
  • Department of Public Works on its Annual Performance Plan 13 Jun 2017

    Mr W Faber (DA, Northern Cape) pointed out that the previous Minister of Public Works Mr Thembelani Nxesi had diligently attended the Committee’s meetings. If Mr Nxesi was unable to attend he would always send the Deputy Minister and the Director General of the DPW to attend. He said ...
  • Department of Transport on its Annual Performance Plan 7 Jun 2017

    Mr W Faber (DA, Northern Cape) expressed disappointment that neither the Minister nor the Deputy Minister had made the effort to attend the meeting. He was aware that cabinet meetings took place on Wednesdays but at least one of them could have attended the meeting. He felt that there were ...

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Water and Sanitation 20 Mar 2015

    Whether any (a) construction, (b) re-construction or (c) upgrading projects are currently planned for the dams in the Free State; if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, what are the relevant details?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Water and Sanitation 20 Mar 2015

    What are the (a) costs and (b) time frames relating to the construction of the proposed water pipeline from Xariep Dam to Mangaung Municipality in the Free State?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Enterprises 13 Mar 2015

    (1) How much was paid to Eskom staff members in bonuses in the 2014-15 financial year; (2) whether each staff member received a bonus; if not, what criteria were used to determine the awarding of a bonus; if so, what are the relevant details; (3) whether performance assessments were concluded ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • Appropriation Bill (Policy Debate) 25 Jul 2014

    Definitely not today. [Laughter.] He can write a letter to me and I will definitely answer him in writing about all the policies.

  • Appropriation Bill (Policy Debate) 25 Jul 2014

    Hon Chair, hon Minister, members and guests, 20 years into South Africa's democracy, someone still wakes up at 04:00 in the morning to connect on three to four modes of transport to travel from one end of the same city to another. This is an urban setting! Why ...

All Plenary Appearances