Government finances

Get information on how the government manages its finances through the federal budget, planned government spending, and reports on expenses.

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Federal budget

Read the government’s plan for how it collects and spends money each year.

Planned government spending

How federal departments and agencies plan to spend their budgets.

Reporting of government spending

How the government spends money. Includes a list of Crown corporations and federal initiatives.

Guidance for government spending

How the government creates and amends user fees. Includes the Guide to Costing for programs and services.

Government securities

Get information on the management of Government of Canada debt and its securities.

Payments to and from government

How the government makes and accepts payments and how it prepares the Public Accounts of Canada.

Federal support to provinces and territories

How the government transfers money to provinces and territories for their programs and services.

GC InfoBase

Interactive infographics and data on how the government spends money, who it employs, and how it measures its performance.

Horizontal Initiatives

Guidance and datasets for initiatives involving two or more departments.

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