Departmental Plan 2019–20: text version

This bar graph shows the Department of Finance Canada's total actual and planned expenditures, including statutory and voted spending, from 2016–17 to 2021–22.

In 2016–17, statutory spending was $88.3 billion and voted spending was $107 million. Total spending was $88.4 billion.

In 2017–18, statutory spending was $90.2 billion and voted spending was $131 million. Total spending was $90.3 billion.

In 2018–19, statutory spending was $94.4 billion and voted spending was $111 million. Total spending is $94.5 billion.

In 2019–20, statutory spending of $98.9 billion and voted spending of $99 million are planned. Total spending is $99.0 billion.

In 2020–21, statutory spending of $102.5 billion and voted spending of $98 million are planned. Total spending is $102.6 billion.

In 2021–22, statutory spending of $106.5 billion and voted spending of $97 million are planned. Total spending is $106.6 billion.


Departmental Result: Canadians enjoy stronger, more sustainable and inclusive economic growth that contributes to higher standards of living.

Departmental Result: Canada’s public finances are sound, sustainable and inclusive.

Departmental Result: Canada has a fair and competitive tax system.

Departmental Result: Canada has a sound and efficient financial sector.

Departmental Result: The Government of Canada’s borrowing requirements are met at a low and stable cost to support an effective management of the federal debt on behalf of Canadians.

Departmental Result: The Government of Canada effectively supports provinces, territories and Indigenous governments.

Departmental Result: Canada maintains its leadership and engagement globally and deepens its trading relationships.

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