Premier of Manitoba

first minister for the Canadian province of Manitoba

The Premier of Manitoba is the head of government for the province of Manitoba, Canada. The Premier is appointed by the Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba, who represents the Queen. The Premier is usually the head of the largest party in the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba. The Premier then appoints the Cabinet of Manitoba.

The current Premier of Manitoba is Brian Pallister of the Progressive Conservative Party. He was sworn in on May 3, 2016.[1]


  1. "Brian Pallister sworn in as Manitoba premier". CBC News. May 3, 2016. Retrieved October 15, 2016.

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