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
($)
Employment and Social Development
Grants
Apprenticeship Grants 114,552,200 114,552,200 100,928,500 13,623,700 99,402,626
New Horizons for Seniors Program 41,340,000 (negative 638,380) 40,701,620 34,836,993 5,864,627 35,263,449
Grants to not for profit, for-profit, and aboriginal organizations, municipal, provincial and territorial governments for adult learning, literacy and essential skills 18,300,000 (negative 5,166,806) 13,133,194 13,133,194
Grants to non-profit organizations for activities eligible for support through the Social Development Partnerships Program 14,775,000 (negative 598,827) 14,176,173 7,798,333 6,377,840 5,319,561
Enabling Accessibility Fund Small Projects Grant 13,650,000 13,650,000 13,531,118 118,882 12,453,191
Federal Income Support for Parents of Murdered or Missing Children 10,000,000 10,000,000 52,780 9,947,220 95,830
Pathways to Education Canada Grant 6,000,000 3,500,000 9,500,000 9,500,000 6,000,000
Labour Funding Program Grant 1,703,000 (negative 500,000) 1,203,000 1,203,000 1,476,451
Grants to not-for-profit organizations, individuals, municipal governments, Band/tribal councils and other Aboriginal organizations, public health and educational institutions Régies régionales, for-profit enterprises, research organizations and research institutes to carry out research on homelessness to help communities better understand and more effectively address homelessness issues 250,000 250,000 500,000 500,000
Named grants for the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development 100,000 100,000 81,005 18,995 90,021
Link to footnote S Old Age Security payments 34,920,970,054 309,554,470 (negative 180,051,925) 35,050,472,599 35,050,472,599 33,535,507,278
Link to footnote S Guaranteed Income Supplement Payments 10,605,508,948 (negative 345,176,781) (negative 338,672,215) 9,921,659,952 9,921,659,952 10,066,152,466
Link to footnote S Universal Child Care Benefit 2,851,433,214 4,787,068,521 1,120,323,299 8,758,825,034 8,758,825,034 2,738,493,220
Link to footnote S Canada Education Savings grant payments to Registered Educations Savings Plan (RESP) trustees on behalf of RESP beneficiaries to encourage Canadians to save for post-secondary education for their children 800,000,000 7,000,000 13,635,620 820,635,620 820,635,620 781,081,862
Link to footnote S Canada Student Grants to qualifying full and part-time students pursuant to the Canada Student Financial Assistance Act 756,113,051 (negative 42,185,821) 713,927,230 713,927,230 706,839,634
Link to footnote S Allowance payments 545,938,258 (negative 21,860,911) (negative 11,510,481) 512,566,866 512,566,866 531,413,924
Link to footnote S Canada Disability Savings Grant payments to Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) issuers on behalf of RDSP beneficiaries to encourage long-term financial security of eligible individuals with disabilities 266,900,000 6,350,623 273,250,623 273,250,623 230,569,779
Link to footnote S Canada Disability Savings Bond payments to Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) issuers on behalf of RDSP beneficiaries to encourage long-term financial security of eligible individuals with disabilities 131,000,000 29,169,689 160,169,689 160,169,689 104,996,129
Link to footnote S Canada Learning Bond payments to Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) trustees on behalf of RESP beneficiaries to support access to post-secondary education for children from low-income families 130,000,000 (negative 12,000,000) 906,530 118,906,530 118,906,530 104,132,462
Link to footnote S Wage Earner Protection Program payments to eligible applicants owed wages and vacation pay, severance pay and termination pay from employers who are either bankrupt or in receivership as well as payments to trustees and receivers who will provide the necessary information to determine eligibility 49,250,000 (negative 25,848,681) 23,401,319 23,401,319 22,830,715
Link to footnote S Payments of compensation respecting government employees and merchant seamen 5,000 (negative 3,080) 1,920 1,920 1,920
Link to footnote S Energy Cost Benefit (negative 250) (negative 250) (negative 250) (negative 250)
Total—Grants 51,277,788,725 4,724,585,299 568,959,295 56,571,333,319 56,521,748,861 49,584,458 48,982,120,268
Contributions
Payments to provinces, territories, municipalities, other public bodies, organizations, groups, communities, employers and individuals for the provision of training and/or work experience, the mobilization of community resources, and human resource planning and adjustment measures necessary for the efficient functioning of the Canadian labour market 590,945,161 (negative 2,541,000) 588,404,161 497,729,310 90,674,851 518,810,029
Contributions to not-for-profit organizations, individuals, municipal governments, Band/tribal councils and other Aboriginal organizations, public health and educational institutions, Régies régionales, for-profit enterprises, research organizations and research institutes to support activities to help alleviate and prevent homelessness across Canada and to carry out research on homelessness to help communities better understand and more effectively address homelessness issues 105,050,000 902,715 105,952,715 104,249,179 1,703,536 99,184,967
Contributions to provincial/territorial governments, band councils, tribal councils, Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training Strategy agreement holders, municipal governments, not-for-profit organizations, professional associations, business and private sector organizations, consortia, industry groups, unions, regulatory bodies, ad-hoc associations, public health institutions, school boards, universities, colleges, CEGEPs, sector councils, and cross-sectoral councils to support enhanced productivity and competitiveness of Canadian workplaces by supporting investment in and recognition and utilizations of skills 27,144,123 27,144,123 16,576,408 10,567,715 13,515,423
Contributions to assist unemployed older workers in communities with ongoing high unemployment and/or affected by downsizing 24,000,000 3,007,509 27,007,509 21,624,348 5,383,161 20,245,645
Contributions to organizations to support the development of human resources, economic growth, job creation and retention in official language minority communities 12,000,000 12,000,000 11,980,750 19,250 12,000,000
Payments to provinces, territories, municipalities, other public bodies, organizations, groups, communities, employers and individuals for the provision of training and/or work or business experience, the mobilization of community resources and human resource planning and adjustment measures necessary for the social development of Canadians and other participants in Canadian life 5,840,000 598,827 6,438,827 6,271,827 167,000 7,797,758
Contributions to not-for-profit, for-profit, and aboriginal organizations, municipal, provincial and territorial governments for adult learning, literacy and essential skills 3,209,000 5,166,806 8,375,806 8,375,806 12,160,665
Payments to non-profit organizations to develop national or provincial/territorial/regional educational and awareness activities to help reduce the incidence of elder abuse and fraud 1,800,000 638,380 2,438,380 2,438,380 4,903,140
Link to footnote S Payments related to the direct financing arrangement under the Canada Student Financial Assistance Act 556,920,135 (negative 35,150,188) (negative 5,616,259) 516,153,688 516,153,688 524,797,965
Link to footnote S The provision of funds for interest and other payments to lending institutions and liabilities under the Canada Student Financial Assistance Act 7,871,399 (negative 549,463) 7,321,936 7,321,936 9,599,947
Link to footnote S The provision of funds for interest payments to lending institutions under the Canada Student Loans Act 2,541 (negative 2,233) 308 308 (negative 751)
Link to footnote S The provision of funds for liabilities including liabilities in the form of guaranteed loans under the Canada Student Loans Act (negative 5,333,048) 394,962 (negative 4,938,086) (negative 4,938,086) (negative 5,284,207)
Link to footnote S Payments related to the direct financing arrangement under the Apprentice Loans Act 840,260 (negative 803,496) (negative 9,472) 27,292 27,292
Labour Funding Program Contribution 500,000 500,000 499,769 231
Total—Contributions 1,330,289,571 (negative 32,043,460) (negative 1,419,452) 1,296,826,659 1,188,310,915 108,515,744 1,217,730,581
Other transfer payments
Payments to provinces and territories to deliver employment programs and services under the Canada Job Fund and under the Labour Market Agreements 500,000,000 500,000,000 500,000,000 500,000,000
Payments to provinces and territories under the Multilateral Framework for Labour Market Agreements for Persons with Disabilities 222,000,000 222,000,000 222,000,000 222,000,000
Total—Other transfer payments 722,000,000 722,000,000 722,000,000 722,000,000
Total Department 53,330,078,296 4,692,541,839 567,539,843 58,590,159,978 58,432,059,776 158,100,202 50,921,850,849

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