Listing of Government of Canada Organizations under the Financial Administration Act (FAA)

Current as of June 30, 2013


Normal Part of the Public Service
TB is the employer
Bold Part of the Public Service
TB is NOT the employer
* NOT part of the Public Service
TB is NOT the employer
Italic Parliamentary Staff and Officers
(NOT part of the Public Service TB is NOT the employer)

Departments (Sch I FAA) 20

  • Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
  • Agriculture & Agrifood Canada
  • Canadian Heritage
  • Citizenship & Immigration Canada
  • Environment Canada
  • Department of Finance Canada
  • Fisheries & Oceans Canada
  • Foreign Affairs & International Trade
  • Health Canada
  • Human Resources & Skills Development [1]
  • Industry Canada
  • Justice Canada
  • National Defence
  • Natural Resources Canada
  • Public Safety Canada
  • Public Works & Government Services
  • Transport Canada
  • Treasury Board
  • Veterans Affairs Canada
  • Western Economic Diversification Canada

Entities in Departments: Special Operating Agencies 15

  • Canadian Coast Guard
  • Canadian Conservation Institute
  • Canadian Forces Housing Agency
  • Canadian Heritage Information Network
  • Canadian Intellectual Property Office
  • Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency
  • Consulting and Audit Canada Revolving Fund
  • Defence Research and Development Canada
  • Indian Oil and Gas Canada
  • Industrial Technologies Office
  • Measurement Canada
  • Passport Canada
  • Physical Resources Bureau
  • Translation Bureau

Other Entities associated with Departments Approx.30


  • Canada Pension Appeals Board
  • Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board
  • Canadian Forces Non-Public Funds
  • Statistical Survey Operations

Statutory & other Agencies (FAA Sch I.1) 65

  • Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
  • Canada Industrial Relations Board
  • Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
  • Canadian Forces Grievance Board
  • Canadian Grain Commission
  • Canadian Human Rights Commission
  • Canadian Human Rights Tribunal
  • Canadian Intergovernmental Conference Secretariat
  • Canadian International Development Agency
  • Canadian International Trade Tribunal
  • Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency
  • Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission
  • Canadian Security Intelligence Service
  • Canadian Space Agency
  • Canadian Transportation Agency
  • Communications Security Establishment
  • Copyright Board
  • Correctional Service of Canada
  • Courts Administration Service
  • Economic Development Agency of Canada
    for the Regions of Quebec
  • Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario
  • Financial Consumer Agency of Canada
  • Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada
  • Immigration & Refugee Board
  • Indian Residential Schools Truth and Reconciliation Commission Secretariat
  • Library & Archives Canada
  • Military Police Complaints Commission
  • National Energy Board
  • National Farm Products Council
  • National Film Board
  • National Parole Board
  • Northern Pipeline Agency
  • Office of Infrastructure Canada
  • Office of the Commissioner of Federal
    Judicial Affairs
  • Office of the Communications Security Establishment Commissioner See legend: *
  • Office of the Coordinator, Status of Women
  • Office of the Correctional Investigator of Canada
  • Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
  • Office of the Governor General's Secretary
  • Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions
  • Patented Medicine Prices Review Board
  • Privy Council Office
  • Public Health Agency of Canada
  • Public Service Commission
  • Public Service Labour Relations and Employment Board
  • Public Service Staffing Tribunal
  • Registrar of the Supreme Court
  • Registry of the Competition Tribunal
  • Registry of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Tribunal
  • Registry of the Specific Claims Tribunal
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police External Review Committee
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police Public Complaints Commission
  • Shared Services Canada
  • Security Intelligence Review Committee
  • Statistics Canada
  • Transportation Appeal Tribunal of Canada
  • Veterans Review and Appeal Board

Agents of Parliament

  • Office of the Auditor General
  • Office of the Chief Electoral Officer
  • Office of the Commissioner of Lobbying
  • Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages
  • Office of the Information Commissioner
  • Office of the Privacy Commissioner
  • Office of the Public Sector Integrity Commissioner

Departmental Corporations (FAA Sch II) 17

  • Canada Border Services Agency
  • Canada Emission Reduction Incentives Agency [2]
  • Canada Employment Insurance Commission
  • Canada School of Public Service
  • Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
  • Canadian Polar Commission
  • Canadian Transportation Accident Investigation & Safety Board
  • Law Commission of Canada [2]
  • National Battlefields Commission
  • National Research Council
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

Service Agencies

  • Canada Revenue Agency
  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
  • Parks Canada Agency

Staffs of Parliamentary Entities Subject to the FAA (not included in Schedules) 3

  • House of Commons
  • Library of Parliament
  • Senate

Officers of Parliament 15

  • Associate Parliamentary Librarian
  • Clerk Assistant (House of Commons)
  • Clerk of the House
  • Clerk of the Senate
  • Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner
  • Deputy Clerk of the House
  • Deputy Clerk of the Senate
  • Law Clerk and Parliamentary Counsel (House of Commons)
  • Law Clerk and Parliamentary Counsel (Senate)
  • Parliamentary Budget Officer
  • Parliamentary Librarian
  • Parliamentary Poet Laureate
  • Senate Ethics Officer
  • Sergeant-at-Arms
  • Usher of the Black Rod

Parent Crown Corporations (FAA Sch III) 46

(FAA Sch III Part 1) 33

(FAA Sch III Part II) 3

Governed by Respective Acts 9

Subsidiaries that report as Parents 1

Approximately 113 wholly owned subsidiaries

Governance Directorate – TBS

[1] Human Resources & Skills Development and Social Development still exist but operate as a single organization under this title.

[2] Non-operational.

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