June 20, 2019

The Cabinet shuffle saw the appointment of new Ministers to Premier Doug Ford’s Cabinet and the shifting of existing ministers into new portfolios.  This is the Premier’s second Cabinet shuffle since taking office on June 29, 2018.

Today’s Cabinet appointments and portfolio changes include:
  • The Honourable Christine Elliott, Minister of Health and Deputy Premier
  • The Honourable Michael Tibollo, Associate Minister of Mental Health and Addictions
  • The Honourable Merilee Fullerton, Minister of Long-Term Care
  • The Honourable Rod Phillips, Minister of Finance
  • The Honourable Vic Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade and Chair of Cabinet
  • The Honourable Prabmeet Sarkaria, Associate Minister of Small Businesses and for Red Tape Reduction
  • The Honourable Jeff Yurek, Minister of Environment, Conservation and Parks
  • The Honourable Todd Smith, Minister of Children, Community and Social Services
  • The Honourable Jill Dunlop, Associate Minister of Children and Women’s Issues
  • The Honourable Monte McNaughton, Minister of Labour
  • The Honourable Doug Downey, Attorney General
  • The Honourable Caroline Mulroney, Minister of Transportation and Minister of Francophone Affairs
  • The Honourable Kinga Surma, Associate Minister of Transportation (GTA)
  • The Honourable Ross Romano, Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities
We congratulate the Ministers on their new portfolios. AMO and municipal governments look forward to working closely with them on areas of mutual interest to serve our citizens.  Municipal governments and the Province are stronger when we work together.  We thank the Ministers we have worked closely with over the last year.

Remaining in their existing portfolios are:
  • The Honourable Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing
  • The Honourable Sylvia Jones, Solicitor General
  • The Honourable Peter Bethlenfalvy, President of the Treasury Board
  • The Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, and Minister of Indigenous Affairs
  • The Honourable Raymond Cho, Minister for Seniors and Accessibility
  • The Honourable Ernie Hardeman, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.
  • The Honourable John Yakabuski, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry.
AMO members will have an opportunity to meet with members of Cabinet in delegations at the 2019 AMO Conference. The deadline to request a delegation with a Minister or Parliamentary Assistant is June 28th.