Grant to the Province of British Columbia in respect of the provision of ferry and coastal freight and passenger services

General information

Name of transfer payment program Grant to the Province of British Columbia in respect of the provision of ferry and coastal freight and passenger services
Start date April 18, 1977
End date Ongoing
Type of transfer payment Grant
Type of appropriation Appropriated annually through Estimates
Fiscal year for terms and conditions Not applicable “named grant”
Strategic Outcome An efficient transportation system
Link to department's Program Alignment Architecture Program 1.3: Transportation Infrastructure
Sub-program 1.3.2: Marine Infrastructure
Sub-sub-program 1.3.2.3: Ferry Services Stewardship Support
Description The grant to the Province of British Columbia gives financial assistance to provide ferry services in the waters of the province as part of a federal obligation to provide transportation links to the national transportation system from various regions and isolated areas of British Columbia.
Expected results The grant is expected to result in transportation links to the national surface transportation system from various regions and isolated areas of British Columbia.
Fiscal year of last completed evaluation 2016-17
Decision following the results of last evaluation Continuation
Fiscal year of planned completion of next evaluation 2021-22
General targeted recipient groups Provinces and Territories - Province of British Columbia
Initiatives to engage applicants and recipients There are no provisions that require the recipient to provide financial or performance information to federal government as per the terms of the agreement.

Planning Information (dollars)

    Planned spending
Type of transfer payment Forecast spending 2016–17 2017–18 2018–19 2019–20
Total grants 29,157,898 29,784,793 29,784,793 29,784,793
Total contributions 0 0 0 0
Total other types of transfer payments 0 0 0 0
Total program 29,157,898 29,784,793 29,784,793 29,784,793
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