On December 12, 2003, the Prime Minister announced a new policy on the mandatory publication of travel and hospitality expenses for selected government officials.
This Web site provides information on the travel and hospitality expenses incurred within the Canada School of Public Service by senior level employees.
The rules and principles governing travel are outlined in the Guidelines for Ministers' Offices External link
and in Treasury Board's Travel Directive External link and Special Travel Authorities External link. The purpose of
these directives is to provide for the reimbursement of reasonable expenses necessarily incurred during travel on government business.
The Government of Canada extends hospitality in accordance with the rules and principles outlined in the Guidelines for Ministers' Offices and the Treasury Board Hospitality Policy External link. The objective of the policy is to ensure that hospitality is extended in an economical and affordable way when it facilitates government business or is considered desirable as a matter of courtesy and protocol.
The information on this Web site is updated every three months as of March 31, 2004.