Prime Minister of Romania

head of the Government of Romania

The Prime Minister of Romania is the person who controls the government of Romania. He is appointed by the President of Romania.[2]

Prime Minister of Romania
Prim-ministrul Guvernului României
Standard of the Prime Minister of Romania
Marcel Ciolacu

since 15 June 2023
StyleHis/Her Excellency
Member ofGovernment of Romania
Supreme Council of National Defence
ResidenceVictoria Palace, Bucharest
Cabinet and Government headquarters
AppointerPresident of Romania
Term length4 years
No term limit
Inaugural holderBarbu Catargiu
as President of The Council of Ministers
FormationJanuary 22, 1862; 162 years ago (1862-01-22)
Salary15,108 lei (2015)[1]

Living former Prime Ministers


There are 16 living former Romanian Prime Ministers:

The most recent death of a former Prime Minister of Romania is that of Radu Vasile (1998–1999) on July 3, 2013.


  1. "Guvernul majorează, din august, prin ordonanţă, salariile demnitarilor. Cât vor câştiga Iohannis şi Ponta". 8 July 2015. Retrieved 30 March 2018.
  2. "Constitution of Romania". Article 103. Archived from the original on 8 May 2018. Retrieved 20 November 2014.