Ministry of Social Affairs (Estonia)

Ministry of Social Affairs
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Agency overview
Jurisdiction Government of Estonia
Headquarters Suur-Ameerika 1, 10122 Tallinn, Estonia
Annual budget 5.89 bln € EUR (2021)
Ministers responsible
Child agencies
  • Estonian Social Insurance Board
  • Estonian Health Board
  • Labour Inspectorate of Estonia
  • State Agency of Medicines
  • National Institute for Health Development
  • Astangu Vocational Rehabilitation Centre
  • Health and Welfare Information Systems Centre

The Ministry of Social Affairs of Estonia (Estonian: Eesti Sotsiaalministeerium) is a government ministry of Estonia responsible for social policies of the country.[1]

List of Ministers

The position first appeared in the government of Mart Laar established in 1992. In 2014, the responsibilities of the Minister of Social Affairs were divided between the two newly established positions of Minister of Social Protection and Minister of Health and Labour.

Minister of Social Affairs (1992–2014)

Minister of Social Protection (2014–2019)

Minister of Health and Labour (2014–2019)

Minister of Social Affairs (2019–2021)

Minister of Health and Labour (2021–present)

Minister of Social Protection (2021–present)


  1. ^ "Ministry of Social Affairs" (in Estonian). Government of Estonia.

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