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Minister of State (Monaco)

 

Minister of State (Monaco)

Minister of State of Monaco
Incumbent
Michel Roger

since 29 March 2010
Appointer Prince of Monaco
Inaugural holder Émile Flach
Formation February 1911
This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Monaco

The Minister of State is the head of the government of Monaco, being appointed by and subordinate to the Prince or Princess of Monaco. During his term, he is responsible for leading the government's action and is in charge of foreign relations. As the Prince's representative, the Minister of State also directs the executive services, commands the Police, and presides (with voting powers) over the Council of Government.

History of the office

The office was created in 1911 with the adoption of Monaco's constitution. Until the revision of the constitution of 2002, he had to be a French citizen, selected from

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