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 to the Province of British Columbia in respect of the provision of ferry and coastal freight and passenger services   28,868,346   (negative 513,231) 28,355,115 28,355,115     28,372,954
Grant to close grade crossings   300,000   (negative 100,000) 200,000 95,000 105,000   95,000
Grants to support clean Transportation initiatives   250,000 27,351   277,351 27,350 250,001   250,000
Grant for the Northern Transportation Adaptation Initiative   200,000     200,000 150,000 50,000   249,985
Grant to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for Cooperative Development of Operational Safety and Continuing Airworthiness Program (COSCAP)   130,000     130,000 130,000     130,000
Total — Grants   29,748,346 27,351 (negative 613,231) 29,162,466 28,757,465 405,001   29,097,939
Contributions                  
Gateways and Border Crossings Fund   470,934,398     470,934,398 336,389,054 134,545,344   128,832,901
Asia‑Pacific Gateway and Corridor Transportation Infrastructure Fund   135,662,628     135,662,628 95,145,022 40,517,606   185,097,539
Airports Capital Assistance Program   38,000,000   (negative 3,112,485) 34,887,515 27,326,438 7,561,077   12,869,974
Contribution to Support Clean Transportation Initiatives   18,418,941 (negative 27,350) (negative 7,605,626) 10,785,965 5,890,807 4,895,158   5,247,655
Ferry Services Contribution Program   16,720,000 18,810,009 (negative 945,556) 34,584,453 32,616,292 1,968,161   28,349,829
Regional and Remote Passenger Rail Service Class Contribution Program   11,200,000   2,160,273 13,360,273 13,360,273     12,809,202
Payments in support of crossing improvements approved under the Railway Safety Act   10,945,000   (negative 497,658) 10,447,342 8,402,976 2,044,366   7,052,349
Contributions to provinces toward highway improvements to enhance overall efficiency and promote safety while encouraging industrial development and tourism from a regional economic perspective: Outaouais Road Development Agreement   8,380,000   2,405,000 10,785,000 9,366,718 1,418,282   13,066,408
Contribution for the Oshawa Harbour Port Consolidation Project   6,341,904   2,054,664 8,396,568 5,899,253 2,497,315   748,281
Road Safety Transfer Payment Program   4,442,681     4,442,681 4,442,483 198   4,440,264
Airports Operations and Maintenance Subsidy Program   1,600,000     1,600,000 1,226,343 373,657   1,401,487
Labrador Coastal Airstrips Restoration Program   1,000,000   600,620 1,600,620 1,600,620     550,000
Contribution in Support of Boating Safety   1,000,000     1,000,000 930,663 69,337   528,875
Contribution to Provide Short Term Financial Assistance for the Costs of Repairs, Maintenance, Rehabilitation and Other Related Initiatives Supporting the Ongoing Operations for the Port of Churchill   1,000,000     1,000,000 903,176 96,824   2,100,000
Contribution for the Northern Transportation Adaptation Initiative   940,000   367,574 1,307,574 1,307,574     859,383
Allowances to former employees of Newfoundland Railways, Steamships and Telecommunications Services transferred to Canadian National Railways   484,000   (negative 2,350) 481,650 316,630 165,020   391,369
Transportation Association of Canada   419,000   26,911 445,911 445,911     410,294
Contributions to the Railway Association of Canada for Operation Lifesaver   300,000     300,000 300,000     300,000
Contribution to the Province of Prince Edward Island for policing services in respect of the Confederation Bridge   296,000   (negative 292,000) 4,000   4,000   287,000
Payments to other governments or international agencies for the operation and maintenance of airports, air navigation and airways facilities   100,000     100,000 47,967 52,033   44,835
Canadian Transportation Research Forum's Scholarship program   24,000     24,000 24,000     24,000
Link to footnote S Northumberland strait crossing subsidy payment under the Northumberland Strait Crossing Act   62,836,173   (negative 1,103,227) 61,732,946 61,732,946     60,830,420
Link to footnote S Payments to the Canadian National Railway Company in respect of the termination of the collection of tolls on the Victoria Bridge, Montreal and for rehabilitation work on the roadway portion of the bridge   3,300,000     3,300,000 3,300,000     3,300,000
Ocean Networks Canada ‑ Smart Oceans Contribution Program     2,000,000 2,200,000 4,200,000 4,200,000      
Port Divestiture Fund       2,961,864 2,961,864 2,961,864     24,311,814
Items not required for the current year                 3,495,818
Total — Contributions   794,344,725 20,782,659 (negative 781,996) 814,345,388 618,137,010 196,208,378   497,349,697
Total Ministry   824,093,071 20,810,010 (negative 1,395,227) 843,507,854 646,894,475 196,613,379   526,447,636

Footnotes

Footnote S

Statutory transfer payment.

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