Alberta is taking another step to streamline rules for oil well service rigs to get Albertans back to work.
Minister Hunter was first elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta on May 5, 2015 as the MLA for Cardston-Taber-Warner. He was re-elected on April 16, 2019 as the MLA for the newly created riding of Taber-Warner.
A dedicated husband, father of 5, and a grandfather of 2, Hunter has owned and operated his own commercial/residential construction company for over 2 decades. Earning a Bachelor’s of Science degree (Economics and Political Science) and a Master’s of Business Administration degree, he has extensive knowledge of the challenges that businesses in Alberta face.
Over the past 4 years Hunter has served on the Public Accounts Committee, Alberta Economic Futures, and as the Deputy Whip for the Official Opposition Caucus.
Grant Hunter was appointed as the Associate Minister of Red Tape Reduction on April 30, 2019. Relying on his own experience as an entrepreneur, Hunter will target unnecessary and burdensome over-regulation that is currently weighing job-creators down, while empowering entrepreneurs and business owners to invest in Alberta and create jobs in this province.
Government is eliminating several unnecessary permits by updating decades-old trucking regulations to reflect modern vehicle types and equipment.
The Government of Alberta is making important adjustments to condominium regulations to ease the burden on condo owners, boards and corporations.
The Government of Alberta is launching a small business industry panel to identify the unnecessary red tape holding back these jobs creators.
Updates to government programs will allow seniors to submit benefit claims and repayments for loan programs online.
Seniors can now quickly, easily and securely submit
financial benefit applications and supporting
Giving Albertans more choice and convenience with their car insurance caps off 100 days of red tape reduction.
In support of the Red Tape Reduction Act, the Government of Alberta is launching the first two industry panels that will assist in identifying unnecessary red tape in key sectors of Alberta’s
As part of the government’s commitment to cut red
tape, a six-month pause on condominium
regulations is being put in place to ensure
stakeholders are heard and Alberta taxpayers are