Budget Priorities Snapshot
From the House of Assembly to your home, learn about the Government's Accelerate Bahamas plans to boost economic growth and continue its support of the most vulnerable.
While the effects of Hurricane Dorian are still looming, the current pandemic has demanded that the Government make a critical shift to accelerate The Bahamas' economic rebound. Fiscal reform and targeted support to Bahamian businesses are key components of a strategic framework for significant economic growth.
Circumstances beyond our control may have shifted out immediate priorities and related initiatives, but our economic vision for the nation remains the same: An economy that is resilient, inclusive, dynamic and sustainable."
Stay informed about other national developments that are influenced by or affect the country's fiscal affairs.
The Budget Debate
The Budget Debate is live broadcast during the month of June. Tune in for live coverage, or connect with the Ministry of Finance for the highlights. As each Cabinet Minister contributes to the Debate, details of the 'Accelerated Bahamas Recovery Plan' plan will be updated.
LIVE FROM PARLIAMENT: JUNE 2, 2021
Public Finance Management Act
The Public Finance Management Act, 2021 will focus on improving transparency and accountability around the management of public finances and in the governance arrangements for public entities.Learn More
Public Debt Management Act
The Public Debt Management Act, 2021 will establish an appropriate framework for a credible, transparent and accountable debt management strategy and institutional arrangements.Learn More
The budget website is inspired by a worldwide movement towards citizens budgets. Presented by the Ministry of Finance, it is a visual, interactive and less-technical version of the annual budget that promotes accessibility, inclusion, transparency and accountability.