Mr Wayne Maxim Thring

National Assembly

Wayne Maxim Thring

About Wayne Maxim Thring

Mr Thring joined the ACDP in 1995 after being invited to an ACDP meeting at the Mariannridge Community Hall. He was then elected to the position of Deputy Chairman in KZN and subsequently to the position of Chairman in 1997, a position he held for over 10 years. He was later elected to the position on Provincial Leader and is currently the ACDP’s Deputy President. Mr Thring represented the ACDP in the eThekwini Metro as Councillor between 2000 and 2013. There, he held the position of ACDP Whip and Caucus Leader, and was a member of the Economic and Development Committee. He was one of the longest serving Councillors on that committee (over 11 years). In June 2013, Mr Thring became a Member of the National Assembly. He holds the position of ACDP Parliamentary Leader and his Portfolio Committees include Economic Development and Trade and Industry.



Committee appearances

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Plenary appearances

  • TAKE 4 - STARTS AT 14:40 25 Feb 2020

    Hon House Chair, the ACDP is cognisant of the fact that this Bill which deals with the amendment of the Scientific Research Council Act of 1988, the Academy of Science of South Africa Act of 2001, the Human Sciences Research Council Act of 2008, the Technology Innovation Agency Act of ...

  • WEDNESDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2019 4 Dec 2019

    Yes, Deputy Speaker. The committee on appropriations identified 16 departments that have exceeded the 8% virement requirement, which must now be approved by Parliament - and the Department of Trade and Industry is one of those departments.

    In the Department of Trade and Industry, Minister, some R50 million was allocated to ...

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