Transfer payments

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Table Summary

The table presents the Transfer Payments. The table consists of 3 columns: Description; Source of authorities; Disposition of authorities. Under Source of authorities there are 4 columns: Available from previous years; Main estimates; Supplementary estimates; Adjustments, warrants and transfers; Total available for use. Under Disposition of authorities there are 4 columns: Used in the current year; Variance; Available for use in subsequent years; Used in the previous year. For each department or agency, subtotal for grants, contributions and other transfer payments are displayed. At the end of the table are the totals for the ministry.

Description Source of authorities Disposition of authorities
Available from previous years
($)
Main Estimates
($)
Supplementary Estimates
($)
Adjustments, warrants and transfers
($)
Total available for use
($)
Used in the current year
($)
Variance
($)
Available for use in subsequent years
($)
Used in the previous year
($)
Department                  
Grants                  
Grants to First Nations to settle specific and special claims negotiated by Canada and/or awarded by the Specific Claims Tribunal   706,292,860   (negative 1,512,799) 704,780,061 36,459,354 668,320,707   369,287,077
Grants to implement comprehensive land claims and self‑government agreements   407,791,749 6,364,355 1,970,470 416,126,574 415,905,951 220,623    
Grant for Band Support Funding   231,050,132   (negative 76,301,804) 154,748,328 154,748,327 1   152,355,432
Grants to the Government of the Northwest Territories and the Government of Nunavut for health care of Indians and Inuit   52,256,000     52,256,000 52,256,000     51,231,000
Grant to the Miawpukek Indian Band to support designated programs   10,424,808     10,424,808 10,424,808     10,220,400
Grants to provide income support to indigent on‑reserve residents   10,000,000   (negative 605,383) 9,394,617 9,394,115 502   10,963,536
Grants to support First Nations and Inuit Post‑Secondary Educational Advancement   1,500,000   (negative 441,717) 1,058,283 1,047,102 11,181   956,304
Grants to participating First Nations and the First Nation Education Authority pursuant to the First Nations Jurisdiction over Education in British Columbia Act   600,000   (negative 232,785) 367,215   367,215    
Grant to the First Nations Finance Authority pursuant to the First Nations Fiscal and Statistical Management Act   500,000     500,000 500,000     500,000
Grants to British Columbia Indian bands in lieu of a per capita annuity   300,000     300,000 300,000     300,000
Grants to support First Nations Elementary and Secondary Educational Advancement   150,000   (negative 141,993) 8,007 8,007     9,361
Grants to increase First Nations and Inuit Youth Participation in Educational and Labour Market Opportunities   45,000   (negative 10,000) 35,000 35,000      
Link to footnote S Grants to Aboriginal organizations designated to receive claim settlement payments pursuant to Comprehensive Land Claim Settlement Acts   75,610,927   (negative 6,559,413) 69,051,514 69,051,514     67,664,956
Link to footnote S Grant to the Nunatsiavut Government for the implementation of the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement pursuant to the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement Act   8,994,000   9,363,713 18,357,713 18,357,713     18,357,713
Link to footnote S Indian Annuities Treaty payments   1,400,000   724,013 2,124,013 2,124,013     1,540,176
Grant to support the Advancement of Northern Science and Technology     235,000 (negative 235,000)          
Grants for the Political Evolution of the Territories, particularly as it pertains to Devolution     6,487,987 2,144,710 8,632,697 8,632,697     26,146,842
Items not required for the current year                 403,183,347
Total — Grants   1,506,915,476 13,087,342 (negative 71,837,988) 1,448,164,830 779,244,601 668,920,229   1,112,716,144
Contributions                  
Contributions to support First Nations Elementary and Secondary Educational Advancement   1,384,067,155   (negative 13,383,491) 1,370,683,664 1,370,659,613 24,051    
Contributions to support the construction and maintenance of community infrastructure   1,069,789,156 183,983,476 (negative 103,566,091) 1,150,206,541 1,103,841,614 46,364,927    
Contributions to provide income support to indigent on‑reserve residents   924,781,896 719,608 76,657,168 1,002,158,672 991,939,516 10,219,156    
Contributions to provide women, children and families ordinarily resident on‑reserve with Protection and Prevention Services   664,190,368   14,363,471 678,553,839 678,553,838 1    
Contributions to support First Nations and Inuit Post‑Secondary Educational Advancement   345,229,449   (negative 13,672,799) 331,556,650 331,538,650 18,000    
Contributions to support the negotiation and implementation of Treaties, Claims and self‑government agreements or initiatives   236,519,817 29,064,032 12,590,728 278,174,577 276,299,062 1,875,515    
Contributions to support Land Management and Economic Development   172,276,708 5,005,825 87,738 177,370,271 177,363,950 6,321    
Contribution to supply services in Indian Government Support and to build strong governance, administrative and accountability systems   125,425,899   97,620,651 223,046,550 219,697,456 3,349,094    
Contribution to support access to healthy foods in isolated northern communities   53,930,000 11,306,500 263,266 65,499,766 65,499,766     63,879,237
Contributions to provide programming for low income reserve residents with children under the National Child Benefit Reinvestment Initiative   53,280,000   (negative 15,922,165) 37,357,835 37,357,835      
Contribution to increase First Nations and Inuit Youth Participation in Education and Labour Market Opportunities   41,376,000   8,312,253 49,688,253 49,660,015 28,238    
Urban Aboriginal Strategy   38,700,980 12,547,130 (negative 3,704,364) 47,543,746 47,494,745 49,001   47,710,516
Contributions for emergency management assistance for activities on reserves   35,650,667 69,104,336 1,298,318 106,053,321 105,299,211 754,110   77,129,658
Contribution for promoting the safe use, development, conservation and protection of the North's natural resources, and promoting scientific development   27,611,000 530,769 (negative 10,387,190) 17,754,579 14,643,024 3,111,555    
Contributions to support the Aboriginal Economic Development Strategic Partnerships Initiative   14,450,000 10,500,000 (negative 504,908) 24,445,092 24,183,110 261,982   13,398,857
Federal Interlocutor's Contribution Program   13,504,000   (negative 6,062,526) 7,441,474 7,441,474     10,917,592
Contributions to support the basic organizational capacity of representative Aboriginal organizations   10,940,796   10,191,504 21,132,300 21,108,800 23,500   28,443,359
Contributions to Indian bands for registration administration   8,344,648   (negative 3,995,679) 4,348,969 4,341,747 7,222   4,213,627
Contributions for the purpose of consultation and policy development   8,052,719 250,000 8,905,083 17,207,802 15,468,247 1,739,555   23,535,348
Contributions to First Nations for the management of contaminated sites   3,971,327 7,623,646 17,843,130 29,438,103 29,434,295 3,808   32,497,133
Contributions to promote social and political development in the North   979,000   3,303,355 4,282,355 3,888,846 393,509    
Transfer payments to the Government of Yukon for the remediation of the Marwell Tar Pit Site to support the Contaminated Sites Program   90,600     90,600 90,600     250,000
Contribution for Inuit counselling in the South   80,000   107,000 187,000 187,000     80,000
Link to footnote S Contributions in connection with the First Nations infrastructure   26,730,568   (negative 228,317) 26,502,251 26,502,251      
Contributions to support the Advancement of Northern Science and Technology     820,000 1,576,741 2,396,741 2,396,736 5    
Transfer payments to the Government of Yukon for the care and maintenance, remediation and management of the closure of contaminated sites in Yukon     48,464,494 2,787,493 51,251,987 51,251,987     41,121,323
Contributions for Groups of Indian Residential School survivors who wish to resolve their claim as a group under the Independent Assessment Process       646,426 646,426 646,426     648,475
Items not required for the current year                 5,145,883,323
Total — Contributions   5,259,972,753 379,919,816 85,126,795 5,725,019,364 5,656,789,814 68,229,550   5,489,708,448
Total Department   6,766,888,229 393,007,158 13,288,807 7,173,184,194 6,436,034,415 737,149,779   6,602,424,592
Canadian Polar Commission                  
Grants                  
Grants to individuals, organizations, associations and institutions to support research and activities relating to the polar regions   1,086,000     1,086,000 1,086,000     1,086,000
Contributions                  
Contributions to individuals, organizations, associations and institutions to support research and activities relating to the polar regions   10,000     10,000 10,000     10,000
Total Agency   1,096,000     1,096,000 1,096,000     1,096,000
Total Ministry   6,767,984,229 393,007,158 13,288,807 7,174,280,194 6,437,130,415 737,149,779   6,603,520,592

Footnotes

Footnote S

Statutory transfer payment.

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