South Africa APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 05/11/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 5th Nov 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 29th Dec 2021 and may be defunct.

To promote the good relationships between the UK and South Africa.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to South Africa

1. European Economic Area data tables – Immigration Statistics, year ending June 2020
27/08/2020 - Home Office
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Found: to that country. Since July 2011, nationals of South Sudan who presented Sudanese travel documents may

2. European Economic Area data tables – Immigration Statistics, year ending March 2020
27/07/2020 - Home Office
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Found: to that country. Since July 2011, nationals of South Sudan who presented Sudanese travel documents may

3. Settlement data tables – Immigration Statistics, year ending March 2021
18/06/2021 - Home Office
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Found: in Commonwealth throughout the period covered. South African nationals have been included in Commonwealth

4. Settlement data tables – Immigration Statistics, year ending December 2020
25/02/2021 - Home Office
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Found: in Commonwealth throughout the period covered. South African nationals have been included in Commonwealth

5. Settlement data tables – Immigration Statistics, year ending June 2021
26/08/2021 - Home Office
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Found: in Commonwealth throughout the period covered. South African nationals have been included in Commonwealth

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to South Africa

1. Zimbabwe: Human Rights Abuses
16/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: African Union, and (2) to the government of South Africa, about reports of human rights abuses in Zimbabwe - Speech Link
2: engage regularly with the African Union and South Africa on Zimbabwe, including on human rights issues - Speech Link
3: investigations into those allegations. The Minister for Africa reiterated this message when he spoke to Zimbabwe’s - Speech Link

2. Covid-19 Update
26/11/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: Secretary of State, the right hon. Member for Leicester South (Jonathan Ashworth), well as he recovers from covid-19 - Speech Link
2: my right hon. Friend the Member for Leicester South (Jonathan Ashworth), which we all share on this - Speech Link

3. South Africa: Money Laundering and Corruption
17/10/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: to these individuals and are discussing with the South African National Prosecuting Authority how we can - Speech Link
2: President Zuma, the Gupta brothers have ripped off South African taxpayers by well over £500 million, a lot - Speech Link
3: raised at this point. We are in touch with the South African authorities. The noble Lord is also very - Speech Link

4. Sub-Saharan Africa (Report from the International Relations and Defence Committee)
08/09/2021 - Grand Committee

1: Relations and Defence Committee The UK and Sub-Saharan Africa: prosperity, peace and development co-operation - Speech Link
2: to introduce our report The UK and Sub-Saharan Africa: Prosperity, Peace and Development Co-operation - Speech Link

5. Vaccine Distribution
06/01/2022 - Lords Chamber

1: we are working with key countries, including South Africa, to ensure a whole of supply chain response - Speech Link
2: Italy, 73% in France and 70% in the UK, but in Africa it is 9.5%. When will this discrepancy end, and - Speech Link
3: the Biovac company to manufacture vaccines in South Africa, to the Institut Pasteur in Dakar, Senegal, - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to South Africa
1. Poultry: South Africa
asked by: Gareth Thomas
28/09/2020
... what discussions she has had with her South African counterparts on the liberalisation of poultry exports to South Africa; and if she will make a statement.

2. South Africa: Violence
asked by: Daniel Kawczynski
19/07/2021
... what steps the Government is taking to help protect the lives and business interests of UK citizens in South Africa in response to the recent outbreak of violence in that country following the incarceration of former President Zuma for contempt of court.

3. South Africa: Security
asked by: Fleur Anderson
23/07/2021
... South Africa.

4. South Africa: Security
asked by: Fleur Anderson
23/07/2021
... South Africa.

5. South Africa: Violence
asked by: Daniel Kawczynski
21/07/2021
... what plans he his Department to amend its travel advice for UK nationals travelling to South Africa in response to the outbreak of violence in that country following the recent incarceration of former President Zuma for contempt of court.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Roger Godsiff Portrait
Roger Godsiff
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Birmingham, Hall Green
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord St John of Bletso Portrait
Lord St John of Bletso
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
3 APPG Memberships
Africa , Eritrea , Zimbabwe
Ian Lavery Portrait
Ian Lavery
Vice Chair
Labour - Wansbeck
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Vice Chair
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Anderson of Swansea Portrait
Lord Anderson of Swansea
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Hughes of Woodside Portrait
Lord Hughes of Woodside
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Steel of Aikwood Portrait
Lord Steel of Aikwood
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Retired on 27 March 2020
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Chris Stephens Portrait
Chris Stephens
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Glasgow South West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Scott of Foscote Portrait
Lord Scott of Foscote
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Retired on 21 December 2016
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 15th February 2017
No other APPG Memberships

No benefits in kind are on record for the South Africa APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the South Africa APPG