Ms Santosh Vinita Kalyan

Formerly: National Assembly

Santosh Vinita Kalyan

About Santosh Vinita Kalyan

Ms Kalyan holds several degrees including a BA, B.Ed and M.Ed (Ed. Psych.) from Unisa. She also holds a Certificate in Sports Psychology from UKZN, a certificate in Migration from Wits and a Diploma in Education from the University of Durban Westville. Ms Kalyan first became a MP in 1999 and has served on the Health, Social Development and Home Affairs Portfolio Committees. She was the DA spokesperson HIV/AIDS from 2004 to 2009. She was elected Deputy Chief Whip in 2011. She has a keen interest in alternative healing like Reiki and dream analysis, and enjoys yoga and Pilates. Source: www.da.org.za/our_people

During the Fifth Parliament, Ms Kalyan served as the DA's Deputy Shadow Minister for International Relations and Cooperation (2014 - 2019)

2019 committee attendance as mp

80% attendance rate

Attended 4 meetings out of 5

2018 committee attendance as mp

79% attendance rate

Attended 22 meetings out of 28

2017 committee attendance as mp

57% attendance rate

Attended 12 meetings out of 21

2016 committee attendance as mp

52% attendance rate

Attended 14 meetings out of 27

2015 committee attendance as mp

63% attendance rate

Attended 27 meetings out of 43

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

60% attendance rate

Attended 9 meetings out of 15

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  • 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

All meetings attended

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Currently

Formerly

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Government Public

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R400.00 400 Old Mutual Ordinary

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
Attend World Parliament of Members of Parliament of Indian Origin Government of India

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
Hon John Stenhuisen Psychologist Yes Self Employed

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Flat 70m2 South Beach, Kwa Zulu Natal
Family Dwelling 4000m2 Gillitz, KwaZulu Natal

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Government Public

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R400 400 Old Mutual Ordinary

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
Mr J Steenhuisen Private Practice - Psychologist Yes Self

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Dwelling (House) 4000 sq.m Gillitts, EEthekwini
Dwelling (Flat) 75 sq.m North Beach, Ethekwini

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Dept. of Education Public

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R400 400 Old Mutual Ordinary

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
M Waters Private practice - Psychologist Yes Self

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Family Home 4 000sq.m. Gillitts, KZN
Flat 70sq.m. South Beach, KZN

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Dept of Education Public

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R400.00 400 Old Mutual Ordinary

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
Study tour to Israel and Palestine SAIF
Study tour to Taiwan Foreign Affairs of Ministry of Taiwan

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Approved Employer
J Steenhuisen Yes Self [Private Practice] Psychologist

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Family dwelling 4 000sq.m. Gillitts, KZN
Flat 70sq.m. South Beach, KZN

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Department of Education Public

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
AJ Steenhuisen Psychologist Yes Self employed

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Family dwelling - Flat 77sq.m. North Beach, KZN
House 4 200sq.m. KwaZulu Natal

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
State Public

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
A. Watson Psychologist Yes Self

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Family Dwelling 4 000sq.m. KwaZulu Natal
Flat 77sq.m. Windemere, North Beach, KZN

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
A Watson Psychologist Yes Self

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Family dwelling 4 000sq.m. Gillitts, KZN

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Social Pension Public

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R400 400 Old Mutual Ordinary

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
MJ Ellis Phsychologist Yes Self

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
[IOP] Soccer World Cup hospitality package R 2 500

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Dwelling +-1ha KZN

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R4500 400 Old Mutual Ordinary

REMUNERATED EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT

Name of Whip Type of Business Approved Employer
I Davidson Psychologist Yes Self

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Apartment 75sq.m. North Beach, KZN
Dwelling House 300sq.m/Land 4200sq.m. Gillitts, KZN

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation 19 Sep 2018

    What is South Africa’s position regarding the (a) alleged arbitrary firing of the Clerk of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) and (b) refusal by the President of the PAP to implement a decision by the Executive Council of the African Union to lift the firing of the clerk and other ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation 17 Sep 2018

    (1)Whether her department received any requests from any African state to provide training to its presidential VIP protection units in each of the past five financial years and since 1 April 2018; if so, (a) which States submitted requests for assistance, (b) which department(s) provided training, (c) what ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation 17 Sep 2018

    Whether the Government has an official position on the (a) alleged maltreatment of a certain person (name furnished), (b) deployment of the armed forces to Kasumbalesa and Kinshasa, who used violence to oppress peaceful supporters of the specified person, (c) use of controversial electronic voting machines despite domestic and international ...

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • NOTICES OF MOTION 26 Feb 2015

    That motion is a repetition, Deputy Speaker.

  • NOTICES OF MOTION 26 Feb 2015

    Deputy Speaker, on the next sitting day of the House I shall move:

    That the House debates the urgent implementation of a youth wage subsidy, as the youth accounts for 67,4% of the unemployed in our country.

All Plenary Appearances