Provincial Budgets: Budget Address and Capital Budget

The 2017-18 budget invests in priority areas

What is the budget?

The operating budget is the estimates of revenue and expenditure that detail spending plans by the Government of Prince Edward Island to operate each department for the next fiscal year.

The Prince Edward Island 2017-18 Provincial Budget and related information is available in the following documents:

What is the Capital Budget?

The Capital Budget is a forecast of spending for infrastructure and capital projects such as roads and bridges, public buildings, and equipment. Unlike the Operating Budget, which is delivered each spring, the Capital Budget is delivered each fall in the Legislative Assembly.

The 2017-2018 Capital Budget Estimates outlines government’s current priorities for capital and infrastructure investments and the capital plan for the next five years.

Where can I find older budget documents?

  • Provincial budget and other recent budget documents are available under RESOURCES.
  • Search Budget Archives for documents from 1998 to 2016.

Who can I contact for information about the provincial budget?

Telephone: (902) 368-4201
Toll-free: 1-800-236-5196
Fax: (902) 368-5544 


Published date: 
April 7, 2017
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General Inquiries

Department of Finance
2nd Floor South, Shaw Building
95 Rochford Street
P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE,   C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 368-4040
Fax: (902) 368-6575