MINISTRY FOR HUMAN SETTLEMENTS
REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA
QUESTION FOR WRITTEN REPLY
QUESTION NO.: 3280
DATE OF PUBLICATION: 28 AUGUST 2015
Ms M O Mokause (EFF) to ask the Minister of Human Settlements:
(1) What (a) total amount did her department spend on air travel between
Gauteng and Cape Town for employees attending Parliament business in
the 2014-15 financial year and (b) is the total number of trips that
(2) what is the total amount that her department spent on (a)
accommodation and (b) car rental in Cape Town for employees attending
Parliament business in the specified financial year?
(1) & (2) The information requested by the Honourable member is provided in
the 2014/15 annual report which will be tabled in Parliament before
the end of September 2015.
The annual report will assist the Honourable member to get a full
picture of departmental performance and expenditure. These public
documents are important mechanisms through which departments account
to Parliament and the citizens of the country so that they know how
their money is spent. Accordingly, the Honourable member is advised to
access all relevant information from these reports and report back to
her constituency on what the government is doing.