Mr Marius Redelinghuys

Formerly: National Assembly

Marius Redelinghuys

About Marius Redelinghuys

Mr Marius Helenis Redelinghuys became involved in party politics during the 2006 local government elections, and has since gained invaluable experience in all spheres of government and various party structures. Before election to the National Assembly - where he is one of the youngest Members of the Fifth Parliament at 26 years old - he was the Director of Research and Communications for the DA in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature. He was also appointed one of two National Spokespersons to succeed Mmusi Maimane on 30 May 2014.

He is a Mandela Rhodes Scholar, the Chairperson of the Mandela Rhodes Community, and Trotse Tukkie, having completed undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications in political science, public policy and international relations.

For more information, read his blog post.

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Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2017 committee attendance as mp

27% attendance rate (6 of 22 )

2016 committee attendance as mp

39% attendance rate (17 of 44 )

2015 committee attendance as mp

73% attendance rate (8 of 11 )

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 Redelinghuys (DA) commented that the Committee and Parliament did not have any input on the Green Paper and ...

Mr M Redelinghuys (DA) said the crimes which are mostly feared in SA have increased. He thanked SAPS for a ...

Mr M Redelinghuys (DA) thanked the Acting National Commissioner and his team for the briefing as it always helped to ...

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.

(1)(a) On what date did the suspension of the former Head of Crime Intelligence, Richard Mdluli, take effect, and (b) ...

(a) On what date did the suspension of the National Police Commissioner, Ria Phiyega, take effect and (b) what is ...

Has the Public Service Commission (a) referred any potential conflicts of interest in terms of section 16(1) of the South ...

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.

Hon Speaker, the DA congratulates the former National Director of Public Prosecutions, Adv Vusi Pikoli, on his recent appointment as the first Provincial Police Ombudsman in South Africa. Western Cape ...

Chairperson on a point of order: I would request that you review your ruling in terms of the member's parliamentary language. I believe that it is a misinterpretation on your ...

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.
Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

Community of Mandela Rhodes Scholars


Description Extent Location



Zwartkop X7, Centurion

Description Sponsor

Personal study tour : Israel

Graham Beck Foundation

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

Community of Mandela Rhodes Scholars

Non-profit Co.

Source Description Value


Wedding gifts

R25 000 approx

Description Extent Location

Sectional title home

130sq.m. approx


Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

Community of Mandela Rhodes Scholars