Premier of Alberta
The Premier of Alberta is the leader of the provincial government, supported by his Cabinet and ministers.
Alberta Looks Ahead
Premier Prentice speaks about Alberta's fiscal situation and outlines the plan the future. Read full text of video address
News release: Budget 2015 sets a balanced direction for Alberta's future (Mar 26, 2015)
Telephone town halls
Join Premier Prentice and Ministers to talk about issues important to Albertans
Wednesday, March 25 at 6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Discuss the 10-year plan for Alberta with Premier Prentice and Finance Minister Campbell.
Monday, March 30 at 6 p.m.
Discuss Alberta's budget and provincial health care with Finance Minister Campbell and Health Minister Mandel.
Monday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Discuss Alberta's budget and education with Finance Minister Campbell and Education Minister Dirks.
How to participate
We're calling Albertans on their landlines, simply stay by your phone to participate.
You can also dial in toll-free at 1-855-269-4484.
Listen to the audio
Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties address | March 18, 2015
"We are at a crossroads in this province — and municipalities will be key drivers on the road we ultimately travel together."
- Premier Jim Prentice
Government's 5 Priorities
The third session of the Legislature opened on November 17, 2014, with the Throne Speech delivered by the Lieutenant Governor. The speech outlined government's 5 priorities that will build a strong foundation for Alberta's present and future generations:
1. A focused commitment to sound, conservative fiscal principles.
2. Ending entitlements and restoring the public trust.
3. Maximizing the value of our natural resources and respecting property rights.
4. Establishing Alberta as an environmental leader.
5. Enhancing Albertans' quality of life.
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Request a Scroll or Greeting
Mark a significant birthday or anniversary with an official message from the Premier.
- Birthday scrolls: for people celebrating their 75+ birthday, in 5-year intervals.
- Anniversary scrolls: for people celebrating their 25+ anniversary, in 5-year intervals
Salaries and contracts
"One of my first commitments as premier was that government would take concrete action to end entitlements and rebuild public trust. To be fully transparent, I have released salary and contract information for my senior political staff. Information about political and public service employees is updated every December and June."
- Premier Jim Prentice