Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia
|Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia
Потпредседник Владе Србије
Potpredsednik Vlade Srbije
Prime Minister of Serbia
|Term length||No term limit|
|Inaugural holder||Slobodan Prohaska, Velimir Radivojević, Nikola Stanić and Jovan Zebić|
|Formation||11 February 1991|
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The Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia (Serbian: Потпредседник Владе Србије, romanized: Potpredsednik Vlade Srbije, literally translated as Vice President of the Government of Serbia), is the official Deputy of the Prime Minister of Serbia.
According to convention, one deputy position is allocated to each junior partner in the coalition, being ranked according to the size of their respective parties.
History of the office
The office of the Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia was established on 11 February 1991, during the government of Dragutin Zelenović. It was initially held by four people: Slobodan Prohaska, Velimir Radivojević, Nikola Stanić and Jovan Zebić. Since then, the office was usually held simultaneously by several people at the same time (in the government of Zoran Đinđić there were eight Deputy Prime Ministers at one point). Also, Deputy Prime Ministers may or may not combine the post with another government portfolio.
List of Deputy Prime Ministers
- Government of Serbia
- Cabinet of Serbia (2001–04)
- Cabinet of Serbia (2004–07)
- Cabinet of Serbia (2007–08)
- Cabinet of Serbia (2008–12)
- Cabinet of Serbia (2012–14)
- Deputy Prime Minister for European Integrations
- First Deputy Prime Minister
- Died in office