Hon. Bill Oliver


MLA, Kings Centre 
Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure


He was elected to the 58th Legislative Assembly of the Province of New Brunswick on September 22, 2014, to represent the riding of Kings Centre which stretches from Norton to Welsford. He was re-elected for a second term on September 24, 2018, and sworn in as Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure on November 9.

In his first term, Mr. Oliver served as Deputy Whip for the Official Opposition, the Opposition Critic for Worksafe NB and a member of the Legislative Administrative Committee. His political career also includes serving as an Executive Assistant to the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly, the Minister of Supply and Services and to the Minister of Finance, Blaine Higgs.

Prior to his time as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, he spent many years working in southern New Brunswick and the rest of the province in the insurance industry.

Mr. Oliver spent many years curling on the provincial stage. He represented New Brunswick on the national stage 5 times, including two trips to the Briar.

Mr. Oliver lives in Kiersteadville, on the Belleisle Bay, with his wife, Chris, and son, Danny. He is active in his church and other local volunteer groups.