Mr Geordin Gwyn Hill-Lewis

National Assembly

Geordin Gwyn Hill-Lewis

About Geordin Gwyn Hill-Lewis

Mr Geordin Hill-Lewis is a member of the South African Parliament representing the Democratic Alliance. He previously served as the chief of staff in the DA leader's office. He holds an honours degree in politics and economics from the University of Cape Town and is a former student representative council member.

For more on this member, read his blog post.

2020 committee attendance as mp

45% attendance rate

Attended 5 meetings out of 11

2019 committee attendance as mp

74% attendance rate

Attended 20 meetings out of 27

2017 committee attendance as mp

70% attendance rate

Attended 16 meetings out of 23

2016 committee attendance as mp

80% attendance rate

Attended 40 meetings out of 50

2015 committee attendance as mp

70% attendance rate

Attended 44 meetings out of 63

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

72% attendance rate

Attended 21 meetings out of 29

  • 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

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Future Asset Finance Holding Company

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Mmusi Maimane Fitbit Watch /-R2000.00

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Main House 300m2 Edgemead, Cape Town

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R115 000 4000 Standard Bank Standard Bank - Savings Account

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
Flights to and accommodation in Senegal N.E.D

SPONSORSHIPS

Source Description Extent
N.E.D Conference in Senegal /-R5 000.00

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts Registration Number
None Trustee Hill-Lewis Trust IT/2799-2012

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
Visit to Israel LINK
Visit to Amsterdam, Netherlands BKB Campaigns

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts Registration Number
none Trustee Hill-Lewis Trust IT 2799/2012

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Mr J Kantey Montblanc Ball Point Pen R5500

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House /-300sq.m Edgemead, Cape Town

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership
Hill-Lewis Family Trust [Trustee] Saving

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 312sq.m. Edgemead, CPT

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Parliament Public

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value Name of Company Nature
-R50 000 Standard Bank Savings Account

BENEFITS

Source Description
SAA Silver status on voyager

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts
None thus far Trustee Hill-Lewis Trust

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value Name of Company Nature
R45 000 Coronation Unit Trust Unit Trust

BENEFITS

Source Description
SAA Voyager Gold Card Access to airport lounges

TRUSTS

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts Registration Number
None Trustee Hill-Lewis Trust [hold 2 residential properties - no benefits] IT2799/2012

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R26 000 208 Coronation Unti Trust

BENEFITS

Source Description
SAA Platinum Elect Voyager Card

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Residential home 350sq.m. Edgemead

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value Name of Company Nature
R9 000 Coronation Unit Trusts Ordinary
Trust to purchase a property Trustee

BENEFITS

Source Description
SAA Platinum Voyager card
BA Silver Club card

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Gold Circle Tickets to Vodacom Durban July +-R800
SAAMBR Tickets for uShaka Marine World Animal Encounter R1 000
NEF Gift basket from National Empowerment Fund +-R300
SA Breweries Tickets to rugby +-R400

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Property held in trust +-120sq.m. Edgemead, CPT
Single semi-detached house +-300sq.m. Edgemead, CPT

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
Cape Town to George to visit SAB hop farms SA Breweries

BENEFITS

Source
SAA
British Airways

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
SA Empowerment Fund Gift basket +-R500.00
SA Breweries Tickets to Cape Town - Beer Festival +-R650.00
SA Breweries T-shirts x 3 +-R300.00

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Residential house 300sq.m. Cape Town

Committee appearances

  • 2020 Budget: Minister of Finance briefing 27 Feb 2020

    Mr G Hill-Lewis (DA) noted that Treasury spoke of the need to stabilise debt. However, in spite of spending cuts, the Budget failed to do that. He questioned the credibility of the proposed wage cuts. Trade unions had called this a declaration of war. Was a cut of R160 billion ...
  • Pre-Budget briefing by Parliamentary Budget Office 25 Feb 2020

    Mr G Hill-Lewis (DA) asked Dr Mohamed what he meant when he referred to demand-side macroeconomic solutions. Did this mean lower taxes or higher debt? Statistics supplied by the PBO showed that revenue collection for almost all tax categories was down. Was South Africa at the top of the Laffer ...
  • GEPF 2018/19 Annual Report 19 Feb 2020

    Mr G Hill-Lewis (DA) said the GEPF had given an “equivocating” response to reports of a proposal to use R254 billion of GEPF funds to bail out the Eskom power utility. While the GEPF had said it had not been approached about the matter, it had not stated unequivocally where ...
  • PIC & GEPF on Steinhoff; Transformation of the Financial Sector: Nedlac; Over-the Counter Derivative Transactions 3 Dec 2019

    Mr G Hill-Lewis (DA) said the PIC’s statement on its financial exposure in the Steinhoff matter as of February 2019, listed a loss of R5.23 billion under the current status quo. However, given large unrealised losses reflected in the PIC statement, it appeared that actual losses could total ...
  • Committee Business 26 Nov 2019

    Mr G Hill Lewis (DA) pointed out that point nine in the minutes said the subcommittee would consider the

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Enterprises 7 Jan 2020

    Whether, with regard to the recent strike action at SA Airways, the striking unions complied with the law in holding a strike ballot among their members; if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, (a) which organisation and/or persons supervised the ballot and (b) was the ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Enterprises 7 Jan 2020

    What are the details of the contingency measures and/or plans of the SA Airways (SAA) that are in place to assist its passengers when flights are grounded due to strikes?
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Public Enterprises 28 Nov 2019

    On what date will his department publish the promised policy position paper on the future of the energy sector in the Republic, with particular reference to the future structure of Eskom?

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • WEDNESDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2019 4 Dec 2019

    Sir, while you were speaking the hon Paulsen said into his microphone - but I don't think that you heard it - to put it crudely, the member is a liar. Now, that is unparliamentary ... [Interjections.] ... and I would ask that you listen to the Hansard and rule on that as ...

  • WEDNESDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2019 4 Dec 2019

    Sorry Chairperson?

All Plenary Appearances