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Cabinet Ministers are the most powerful elected officials in government. They are sworn to the Privy Council and are bound by collective responsibility. They work with their staffs to set policies for their ministries and present (or defend) those policies in the House of Commons. They shepherd their bills through various readings and committees before having their bills votes into law. Cabinet members are 7th on the Canadian Order of Precedence.

Below you will find a list of the members of the Canadian Cabinet in order of seniority as of March 1, 2019.


  • The Right Honourable Justin P. J. Trudeau
    Prime Minister

  • The Honourable Ralph Goodale
    Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness

  • The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay
    Minister of Veterans Affairs

  • The Honourable Carolyn Bennett
    Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations

  • The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc
    Minister of Intergovernmental and Northern Affairs and Internal Trade

  • The Honourable Navdeep Singh Bains
    Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development

  • The Honourable William Francis Morneau
    Minister of Finance

  • The Honourable Chrystia Freeland
    Minister of Foreign Affairs

  • The Honourable Jane Philpott
    President of the Treasury Board and Minister of Digital Government

  • The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos
    Minister of Families, Children and Social Development

  • The Honourable Marc Garneau
    Minister of Transport

  • The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau
    Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food

  • The Honourable James Gordon Carr
    Minister of International Trade Diversification

  • The Honourable Mélanie Joly
    Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie

  • The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier
    Minister of National Revenue

  • The Honourable Catherine McKenna
    Minister of Environment and Climate Change

  • Lieutenant Colonel The Honourable Harjit Singh Sajjan
    Minister of National Defence

  • The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi
    Minister of Natural Resources

  • The Honourable Maryam Monsef
    Minister of International Development
    Minister for Women and Gender Equality

  • The Honourable Carla Qualtrough
    Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Accessibility

  • The Honourable Kirsty Duncan
    Minister of Science and Sport

  • The Honourable Patricia A. Hajdu
    Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour

  • The Honourable Bardish Chagger
    Leader of the Government in the House of Commons

  • The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne
    Minister of Infrastructure and Communities

  • The Honourable Karina Gould
    Minister of Democratic Institutions

  • The Honourable Ahmed Hussen
    Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship

  • The Honourable Ginette C. Petitpas Taylor
    Minister of Health

  • The Honourable Seamus Thomas Harris O’Regan
    Minister of Indigenous Services

  • The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez
    Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism

  • The Honourable William Sterling Blair
    Minister of Border Security and Organized Crime Reduction

  • The Honourable Mary F.Y. Ng
    Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion

  • The Honourable Filomena Tassi
    Minister of Seniors

  • The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson
    Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard

  • The Honourable David Lametti
    Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada

  • The Honourable Bernadette Jordan
    Minister of Rural Economic Development

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See also
Order of Precedence

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