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Table 5 : Details of Transfer Payment Programs (TPPs)

Program Activity
($ Millions)
Actual Spending
Actual Spending
Actual Spending
Integration Program – Grants          
Grant for the Canada-Quebec Accord [a] 193.9 198.2 216.0 226.0 226.0
Institute for Canadian Citizenship 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Total Grants 196.9 198.2 216.0 226.0 226.0

Canada’s Role in International Migration and Protection – Contributions

Migration Policy Development 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.7
International Organization for Migration 1.1 1.1 2.0 1.6 1.4
Integration Program – Contributions          
Host Program [b] 5.0 8.1 14.5 15.6 15.6
Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program [c] 70.2 115.1 192.9 192.9 181.2
Resettlement Assistance Program [d] 44.1 52.9 49.6 51.6 51.6
Contributions to Provinces [a] 82.8 97.6 134.6 134.6 134.6
Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada [e] 122.3 152.7 274.8 254.1 172.2
Total Contributions 325.9 427.8 668.7 651.1 557.3
Total Transfer Payments [f] 522.8 626.0 884.7 877.1 783.3

[a] The grant for the Canada-Quebec Accord and contributions to provinces recognize the importance of settlement services that respond to the growing need to help immigrants integrate.

[b] Host funds are used to match newcomers with Canadian volunteers—individuals and groups—who help them settle in and integrate.

[c] The Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program provides funds for services such as orientation, paraprofessional counselling, translation, job-finding help, and Enhanced Language Training.

[d] The Resettlement Assistance Program helps pay for temporary accommodations, clothing, household effects, and living expenses for up to one year for indigent Convention refugees.

[e] The Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada Program provides funds for basic language training in both of Canada’s official languages to help adult immigrants integrate socially, culturally, economically, and politically.

[f] Total Authorities decreased from Planned Spending by $7.6 million, due to transfers to the operating vote. Actual expenditures were lower than Total Authorities by $93.8 million. This lapse is mainly attributable to lower spending on the Canada-Ontario Immigration Agreement.