Budget 2018 builds a diversified economy, protects vital public services and sets a path to return to balance – a recovery built to last.

Budget highlights

Budget details


  • Mar 22, 2018

    Read the speech delivered by Finance Minister Joe Ceci to introduce the provincial government's 2018 budget.

  • Mar 22, 2018

    Budget 2018 focuses squarely on extending the benefits of the province’s recovery to all Albertans by continuing to diversify our economy, create jobs and protect the vital public services families depend on.

  • Feb 28, 2018

    Alberta’s economy is leading the country with growth in nearly all sectors. In the third-quarter fiscal update, GDP growth is revised up to 4.5 per cent and the deficit dropped by $1.4 billion.

  • Nov 28, 2017

    With Alberta’s economic recovery surpassing expectations, government is asking Albertans for their priorities to further control costs and get to a balanced budget.

  • Aug 23, 2017

    Alberta’s economy continued to pick up momentum in the first half of 2017, with gains in jobs, housing, exports and other areas.