Alberta’s budget deficit will be $5.8 billion in 2021/22—$12.4 billion less than originally forecast.
alberta sustainability fund
By limiting the amount of resource revenue included in the budget, the fund could restore discipline to government spending.
Provincial program spending increased from $8,012 in 1999/00 to $10,618 by 2006/07.
In 2020/21, Alberta’s non-renewable resource revenue will comprise only 4.7 per cent of provincial revenue.