Budget

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

Services and information

  • Overview of highlights and significant changes in this year's provincial budget.
  • Updated forecast and analysis of various economic indicators, and an update on the return to a balanced budget.
  • Projected government revenue from taxes, non-renewable resources, federal transfers, investment income and other sources.
  • Detailed Alberta government budget documents, quarterly updates and economic statements, organized by fiscal year.
  • The budget explains the government's financial plans for the year, and is debated and passed in the legislature.

Budget highlights

  • Extending the recovery to all Albertans by diversifying our economy, creating jobs and protecting services families depend on.
  • Fighting for market access, adding value to our energy products and supporting new and developing industries.
  • Making sure loved ones get the care they need, young people get the best education possible and no one is left behind.
  • Investing tax dollars where they are needed most, eliminating waste and controlling spending to return to balance by 2023-24.

Budget details

  • Updated forecast and analysis of various economic indicators, and an update on the return to a balanced budget.
  • Projected government revenue from taxes, non-renewable resources, federal transfers, investment income and other sources.
  • Detailed Alberta government budget documents, quarterly updates and economic statements, organized by fiscal year.
  • Read the speech delivered by Finance Minister Joe Ceci to introduce the provincial government's 2018 budget.
  • The budget explains the government's financial plans for the year, and is debated and passed in the legislature.

Quarterly updates

Details of the government's 2018-19 third quarter fiscal and economic update, including an update on the path to balance (February 27, 2019).

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