Location: New Zealand
Surnames/tags: New_Zealand_Politicians New_Zealand
This project is part of the New Zealand Project.
The Minister of Finance, originally known as Colonial Treasurer, is a senior figure within the Government of New Zealand and head of the New Zealand Treasury. The position is often considered to be the most important cabinet post after that of the Prime Minister. The Minister of Finance is responsible for producing an annual New Zealand budget outlining the government's proposed expenditure.
The current Minister of Finance is Grant Robertson. There are also four Associate Minister roles; they are currently held by David Clark, David Parker, Shane Jones and James Shaw
Holder of Office
|William Downie Stewart, Jr.||Created||Connected|
|Ruth Richardson||2 November 1990 29 November 1993||Unconnected|
|Bill Birch||29 November 1993 1 February 1999, 22 Jun 1999 - 10 Dec 1999||Unconnected|
|Bill English||1 February 1999 22 June 1999 , 19 Nov 2008 - 12 dec 2016||Unconnected|
|Michael Cullen||10 December 1999 19 November 2008||Unconnected|
|Steven Joyce||12 December 2016 26 October 2017||Unconnected|
|Grant Robertson||26 October 2017 Incumbent||Unconnected|