15th Canadian Ministry

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15th Canadian Ministry
15e conseil des ministres du Canada
Canadian Red Ensign (1921–1957).svg
15th ministry of Canada
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Date formed7 August 1930
Date dissolved23 October 1935
People and organisations
MonarchGeorge V
Governor GeneralMarquess of Willingdon
Earl Bessborough
Prime MinisterR. B. Bennett
Member partyConservative Party (historical)
Opposition partyLiberal Party of Canada
Opposition leaderWilliam Lyon Mackenzie King
Legislature term(s)17th Canadian Parliament
Predecessor14th Canadian Ministry
Successor16th Canadian Ministry

The Fifteenth Canadian Ministry was the cabinet chaired by Prime Minister R. B. Bennett. It governed Canada from 7 August 1930 to 23 October 1935, including only the 17th Canadian Parliament. The government was formed by the old Conservative Party of Canada.



  • Government of Canada. "Fifteenth Ministry". Guide to Canadian Ministries since Confederation. Privy Council Office. Retrieved 2010-07-01.


Ministries of Canada
Preceded by
14th Canadian Ministry
15th Canadian Ministry
Succeeded by
16th Canadian Ministry