Ministry of Indigenous Relations

Helps build partnerships between Indigenous communities, organizations, industry and other levels of government.

Key services

In Focus

  • powwow
    Attend a powwow and celebrate First Nations cultures, families and communities.
  • Indigenous people working
    New grant program helps groups with Indigenous membership defend their right to economic prosperity.

Our responsibilities

Working with Indigenous communities, the federal government, industry and other stakeholders to support strong, vibrant Indigenous communities and peoples who fully participate in a prosperous, competitive and diverse Alberta. The ministry is also responsible for:

  • promoting social and economic opportunities for Indigenous peoples
  • co-leading the development of mandatory Indigenous training for all Alberta public servants
  • working with other ministries to develop opportunities for Indigenous peoples to influence land and resource management decisions.

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