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Government of the Republic of Serbia
Влада Републике Србије
Vlada Republike Srbije
Vlada Srbije logo.png
Logo of the Government of the Republic of Serbia
Overview
Established 29 June 2017; 21 days ago (2017-06-29)
(Current, 15th convocation of the Government of Serbia)
11 February 1991; 26 years ago (1991-02-11)
(1st convocation of the Government of Serbia)
State Republic of Serbia
Leader Prime Minister
Appointed by President
Ministries 18
Responsible to National Assembly
Annual budget $10.002 billion (2017, planned)[1]
Headquarters Nemanjina Street 11, Belgrade, Serbia
Website www.srbija.gov.rs
Coat of arms of Serbia small.svg
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politics and government of
Serbia

The Government of Serbia (Serbian: Влада Србије / Vlada Srbije), formally the Government of the Republic of Serbia (Serbian: Влада Републике Србије / Vlada Republike Srbije), commonly abbreviated to Serbian Government (Serbian: Српска Влада / Srpska Vlada), is the executive branch of government in Serbia. The affairs of government are decided by a Cabinet of Ministers, which is led by the Prime Minister.

Jurisdiction[edit]

According to the Constitution of Serbia, the Government:

  • Determines and guides policy
  • Execute laws and other general acts of the National Assembly
  • Adopts regulations and other general acts for the purpose of enforcing laws
  • Proposes to the National Assembly the laws and other general acts and gives an opinion on them when submitted by another proposer
  • Directs and coordinates the work of public administration bodies and supervises their work
  • Performs other duties determined by the Constitution and the law

Also, the Government is responsible to the National Assembly for the policy of the Republic of Serbia, for the implementation of laws and other general acts of the National Assembly and for the work of state administration bodies.

Current government[edit]

The incumbent Cabinet was sworn on 29 June 2017 by a majority vote in the National Assembly. It is the first cabinet of Ana Brnabić, who became the Prime Minister month after the former Prime Minister of Serbia Aleksandar Vučić resigned from the office to become the President of Serbia, following the 2017 presidential elections. The current cabinet is in greater part similar to the second cabinet of Aleksandar Vučić and has 21 members (two more then previous cabinet), 18 with a ministry and 3 without portfolio.

List of Ministers[edit]

Nominating party:

  SPS   SNS   n-p (SNS-nominated)   SDPS (SNS-nominated)   PS (SNS-nominated)   SNP (SNS-nominated)   PUPS (SNS-nominated)

Position Portfolio Name Since
Prime Minister General Affairs Ana Brnabić 29 June 2017
Deputy Prime Minister General Affairs, Foreign Affairs Ivica Dačić 27 April 2014
General Affairs, Construction, Transportation and Infrastructure Zorana Mihajlović 27 April 2014
General Affairs, Internal Affairs Nebojša Stefanović 27 April 2014
General Affairs, Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications Rasim Ljajić 27 July 2012
Minister Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy Branislav Nedimović 11 August 2016
Culture and Information Vladan Vukosavljević 11 August 2016
Defence Aleksandar Vulin 29 June 2017
Economy Goran Knežević 11 August 2016
Education, Science and Technological Development Mladen Šarčević 11 August 2016
Environmental Protection Goran Trivan 29 June 2017
European Integration Jadranka Joksimović 29 June 2017
Finance Dušan Vujović 15 July 2014
Health Zlatibor Lončar 27 April 2014
Justice Nela Kuburović 11 August 2016
Labour, Employment, Veteran and Social Policy Zoran Đorđević 29 June 2017
Mining and Energy Aleksandar Antić 27 April 2014
Public Administration and Local Self-Government Branko Ružić 29 June 2017
Youth and Sports Vanja Udovičić 2 September 2013
Minister without portfolio Innovations and Technology Nenad Popović 29 June 2017
Regional Development Milan Krkobabić 11 August 2016
Violence Prevention and Protection of Children and the Disabled Slavica Đukić Dejanović 11 August 2016

Governmental agencies, offices and other[edit]

Building of the Government of Serbia, Nemanjina 11, Belgrade

Serbia has over 130 governmental agencies,[2][3] and eight offices:[4]

Position Office Name
Director Office for Cooperation with Civil Society Žarko Stepanović
Public Attorney's Office of the Republic of Serbia Olivera Stanimirović
Office for Kosovo and Metohija Marko Đurić
Office for Public Investment Managment Marko Blagojević
Office for Cooperation with Churches and Religious Communities Mileta Radojević
Office for Sustainable Development of Underdeveloped Areas Sulejman Ugljanin
Office for Human and Minority rights Suzana Paunović
Office for Regulatory Reform and Regulatory Impact Assessments Mira Prokopijević

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vlada Srbija usvojila budžet za 2017. godinu". blic.rs (in Serbian). Beta, Tanjug. Retrieved 1 July 2017. 
  2. ^ "Srbija rekorder u broju agencija" (in Serbian). B92. 17 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "Republičke agencije, zavodi i druge organizacije" (in Serbian). 
  4. ^ "Serbian government" (in Serbian). 

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