Mr Farhat Essack

Formerly: National Council of Provinces

Farhat Essack

About Farhat Essack

Mr Essack was formerly a DA councillor in the Thaba Chweu local council. He is now an MP in the NCOP.

2019 committee attendance as mp

95% attendance rate

Attended 18 meetings out of 19

2018 committee attendance as mp

92% attendance rate

Attended 47 meetings out of 51

2017 committee attendance as mp

69% attendance rate

Attended 48 meetings out of 70

2016 committee attendance as mp

76% attendance rate

Attended 39 meetings out of 51

2015 committee attendance as mp

95% attendance rate

Attended 38 meetings out of 40

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

83% attendance rate

Attended 19 meetings out of 23

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  • 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.

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Currently

Formerly

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts Registration Number
None Trustee F Essack Family Trust IT 11762/96
None Trustee A A Essack Will Trust 2214/92

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R15 000 50 Lavana Investments Ordinary

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 2246 1192m2 Lydenburg

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
Mr John Steenhuisen Property Investment Company Yes F E Baker Prop CC
Mr John Steenhuisen Administration Company Yes Baker Motors CC

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Corpolo 2102 (Pty)Ltd Property Investments
Baker Property (Pty)Ltd Property Investments
Tornel Development CC Property Investments

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts Registration Number
None Trustee AA Essack Will Trust IT 2214/92
R320 000 Minor Children F Essack Family Trust IT 11762/96

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R15000 50 Lavana Investments Ordinary

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 2246 1192sq.m Lydenburg

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Employer
Mr J Steenhuisen Property Investments Co. Yes FE Baker Prop CC
Mr J Steenhuisen Administration Comapny Yes Baker Motors CC

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Corpclo 2102 PTY(Ltd) Property Investments
Baker Prop. (Pty)Ltd Property Investments
Tornel Developments CC Property Investments

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R343 260 9 200 Old Mutual Ordinary
R15 000 50 Lavana Investments Ordinary
R19 110 62 Sasol BEE Inzalo

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts Registration Number
None Trustee F Essack Family Trust IT 11762/96
None Trustee AA Essack Will Trust 2214/92

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Employer
C labuschagne Property Investment Co. Yes FE Baker Prop. CC

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 2246 1 192sq.m. Lydenbeurg
Erf 3317 1 798sq.m. Lydenburg

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts Registration Number
None Trustee F Esssck Trust IT11762/96
None Trustee AA Essack Will Trust 2214/92

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R341 320 9 200 Old Mutual Ordinary
R15 000 50 Lavana Inv. (Pty) Ltd Ordinary
R5 556 62 Sasol BEE Inzalo

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 2246 1 192sq.m. Lydenburg
Erf 3317 1 798sq.m. Lydenburg

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
C Labuschagne Property Investment Yes FE Baker Prop CC
C Labuschagne Investment Company Yes Baker Motors CC

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership
Tornel Development (Pty) Ltd [Director - no remuneration]]

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R341 320 9 200 Old Mutual Ordinary
R15 000 50 Lavana Inv. (Pty) Ltd Ordinary
R5 556 62 Sasol Inzalo BEE

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 2246 1 192sq.m. Lydenburg
Erf 3317 1 798sq.m. Lydenburg

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
Not Supplied Property Investment No F E Baker prop. CC
Not Supplied Investment Company No Baker Motors CC

CONSULTANCIES OR RETAINERSHIPS

Name Value Activity
Baker Motors R100 000 Investments

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Baker Properties Private Co.
Corplo 2102 CC
Corplo 2102 Private Co.

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Human Settlements 6 Mar 2015

    What amount of its allocated appropriation budget for the 2014-15 financial year has been underspent by each provincial Human Settlements Department to date?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Human Settlements 6 Mar 2015

    Whether, with regard to the (a)(i) R32 924 000 and (ii) R123 699 000 returned to National Treasury by the Mpumalanga Department of Human Settlements and (b) Friday, 6 March 2015 28 [No 5—2015] SECOND SESSION, FIFTH PARLIAMENT housing backlog of nearly 200 000 houses in the province ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Home Affairs 27 Feb 2015

    17] What measures are in place to ensure that officials at our borders are (a) capacitated and (b) equipped to deal with the arrival of persons infected with the Ebola virus?

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

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