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At the second meeting after an election, the Chief Minister designate puts forward the elected members they would like to be Ministers. For each ministerial position, other members can also make nominations. In every case, each candidate makes a statement of up to 10 minutes and faces questions for up to 20 minutes.

If there is only one candidate, they are declared the Minister. If there is more than one candidate, there is a vote and elected members choose who they want to be Ministers. It is therefore possible for the Assembly to choose someone as Minister whom the Chief Minister designate did not want.

Once all the Ministers have been chosen, the Council of Ministers is formed. It is at that point that the member chosen as Chief Minister officially takes up the position.

Selection of the Chief Minister and Council of Ministers

John Le FondréSenatorChief MinisterContact information
Lyndon FarnhamSenatorDeputy Chief MinisterMinister for Economic Development, Tourism, Sport and CultureContact information
Ian GorstSenatorMinister for External RelationsContact information
Carolyn LabeyDeputyMinister for International DevelopmentContact information
Kevin LewisDeputyMinister for InfrastructureContact information
Judy MartinDeputyMinister for Social SecurityContact information
Sam MézecSenatorMinister for Children and HousingContact information
Len NormanConnétableMinister for Home AffairsContact information
Susie PinelDeputyMinister for Treasury and ResourcesContact information
Richard RenoufDeputyMinister for Health and Social ServicesContact information
Tracey ValloisSenatorMinister for EducationContact information
John YoungDeputyMinister for the EnvironmentContact information
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