British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba comprise the New West Partnership, an economic powerhouse of more than 11 million people with a combined GDP of over $750 billion.

This ambitious agreement represents Canada’s largest interprovincial barrier-free trade and investment market.

Provincial Contacts


Lyndi Blakley, Senior Trade Analyst
Ministry of Trade and Export Development
(New West Partnership Trade Agreement and Bid Protest Mechanism Enquiries)
Phone: 306-787-8910


Cheryl Oates
Media Relations 
Office of the Premier of Alberta
Room 203, Legislature Building
10800 97 Avenue
Edmonton, AB  T5K 2B6
Phone: 780-422-4905 

British Columbia

Gillian Rhodes
Trade Policy and Negotiations Branch
BC Ministry of International Trade
Phone: 778-698-8767

For media inquiries: Phone: 778-698-8767 


Lezlee Dunn, Assistant Deputy Minister
Intergovernmental Affairs and International Relations
(General Partnership Agreement Enquiries)
Phone: 204-945-5249

The NWPTA Administrator

The NWPTA Administrator is responsible for administering the bid protest mechanism of the NWP Parties.

The NWPTA Administrator can be reached at 

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