2020-2021 Annual Report on Travel, Hospitality and Conference Expenditures

As required by the Treasury Board Directive on Travel, Hospitality, Conference and Event Expenditures, this report provides information on travel, hospitality and conference expenditures for the AgencyFootnote 1 for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2021, except for information withheld under the Access to Information Act or the Privacy Act.

Travel, hospitality and conference expenditures incurred by a federal department or agency relate to activities that support the department or agency’s mandate and the government’s priorities. Further information can be found in the Agency’s Departmental Results Report at: https://www.canada.ca/en/impact-assessment-agency/corporate/transparency/accountability-performance-financial-reporting/2020-2021-departmental-results-report.html

Year ended March 31, 2021

Expenditure category

Expenditures for year ended March 31, 2021
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Expenditures for year ended March 31, 2020
($ thousands)

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Operational activities




Key stakeholders




Internal governance












A. Total travelFootnote 1




B. Hospitality




C. Conference fees




Total [A+B+C]




International travel by minister and minister’s staff (included in travel)




Travel: compared with fiscal year 2019-20, departmental travel expenditures decreased mainly due to global pandemic of COVID-19.

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