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                  
Grant program for the disposal of small craft harbours   500,000   340,400 840,400 840,400     1,480,000
Grants for the disposal of surplus lighthouses   500,000   530,160 1,030,160 1,005,000 25,160   85,000
Grants to support organizations associated with research, development, management, and promotion of fisheries and oceans‑related issues   238,000   (negative 132,363) 105,637 95,459 10,178   161,964
Total — Grants   1,238,000   738,197 1,976,197 1,940,859 35,338   1,726,964
Contributions                  
Contributions to support increased Native participation in commercial fisheries, cooperative fisheries management arrangements and consultations respecting Aboriginal fisheries agreements   26,849,710 22,572,068 (negative 1,161,297) 48,260,481 48,248,062 12,419   46,716,592
Contributions under the Aboriginal Aquatic Resource and Oceans Management Program   14,363,000 1,940,000 3,094,111 19,397,111 19,397,085 26   18,339,522
Contributions to support the Small craft harbours class contribution program   2,300,000   116,784 2,416,784 2,384,379 32,405   3,496,712
Contribution agreements to permit the Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary (CCGA) Associations to carry out authorized activities related to maritime Search and Rescue (SAR) operations, SAR prevention and other safety related activities   5,021,000     5,021,000 5,021,000     5,021,000
Contribution to the Pacific Salmon Foundation   962,000   1,059,975 2,021,975 1,433,432 588,543   1,329,832
Contributions to support organizations associated with research, development, management, and promotion of fisheries and oceans‑related issues   241,192 85,000 545,113 871,305 865,556 5,749   494,870
Contribution to the salmon sub‑committee of the Yukon Fish and Wildlife Management Board for implementing responsibilities pursuant to comprehensive land claim settlements   241,900   (negative 1,000) 240,900 240,800 100   224,296
Contributions to support the Academic research contribution program for the support of academic research and development related to science priorities   268,000 385,000 1,033,050 1,686,050 1,563,538 122,512   182,868
Contributions to support the Recreational Fisheries Conversation Partnerships Program   6,369,148 5,000,000 (negative 1,750,985) 9,618,163 8,615,130 1,003,033   3,273,788
Items not required for the current year                 4,464,019
Total — Contributions   56,615,950 29,982,068 2,935,751 89,533,769 87,768,982 1,764,787   83,543,499
Total Ministry   57,853,950 29,982,068 3,673,948 91,509,966 89,709,841 1,800,125   85,270,463

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