Premier of Alberta

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Premier of Alberta
Logo of the Government of Alberta
Jason Kenney in 2019.jpg
Jason Kenney

since April 30, 2019
Government of Alberta
Office of the Premier
StyleThe Honourable
Member of
Reports toLegislative Assembly
AppointerLieutenant Governor of Alberta
Term lengthAt Her Majesty's pleasure
Inaugural holderAlexander Cameron Rutherford
FormationSeptember 2, 1905
Salary$127,296 plus $79,560 (indemnity and allowances)[1]

The Premier of Alberta is the first minister for the Canadian province of Alberta. He or she is the province's head of government. The current Premier of Alberta is Jason Kenney, who was sworn in on April 30, 2019.

The premier of the province deals with Alberta's relation on the national scene. The premier acts as a representative for the Legislative Assembly of Alberta and the Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) are in turn the representatives of the people of Alberta.

References[change | change source]

  1. "MLA Remuneration". Legislative Assembly of Alberta. Archived from the original on 2017-07-24. Retrieved 2017-09-21.