Brazilian Labour Renewal Party

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Partido Renovador Trabalhista Brasileiro
Brazilian Labour Renewal Party
Leader Levy Fidelix
Founded 1994
Membership 136,171[1]
Ideology Conservatism
Political position Right-wing

The Brazilian Labour Renewal Party (Portuguese: Partido Renovador Trabalhista Brasileiro, PRTB) is a small right-wing and conservative Brazilian political party.


It was registered on the Superior Electoral Court on February 18, 1997.[2]

In 2006 the party gained some electoral importance because of the election of ex-President Fernando Collor de Mello, impeached in 1992, who made his comeback in national politics as a Senator.


Preceded by
27 - CSDP (PSDC)
Numbers of Brazilian Official Political Parties
28 - BLRP (PRTB)
Succeeded by
29 - WCP (PCO)