Details on Transfer Payments Programs (TPPs)

Purpose of Transfer Payment Programs

Improving the quality of life and fostering self-reliance for First Nations, Inuit, Northerners, Métis, Non-Status Indians and urban Aboriginal people through the following five Strategic Outcomes.

The Government

Objectives, Expected Results and Outcomes

Good governance, effective institutions and cooperative relationships for First Nations, Inuit and Northerners

($ millions) Forecast
2006–07
Planned Spending
2007–08
Planned Spending
2008–09
Planned Spending
2009–10
Program Activity Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total
Governance and Institutions of Government 355.0 213.2 568.2 366.3 245.0 611.4 374.9 225.2 600.1 375.5 227.7 603.2
Co-operative Relationships 5.6 72.9 78.5 5.6 69.1 74.7 5.6 59.2 64.8 5.6 46.4 52.0
Claims Settlements n/a n/a n/a 493.2 n/a 493.2 142.6 n/a 142.6 133.2 n/a 133.2
Northern Governance n/a 0.2 0.2 n/a 0.2 0.2 n/a 0.2 0.2 n/a 0.2 0.2
Total TPP 360.6 286.2 646.8 865.2 314.3 1,179.5 523.1 284.5 807.6 514.3 274.3 788.7


The People

Objectives, Expected Results and Outcomes

Strengthened individual and family well-being for First Nations, Inuit and Northerners

($ millions) Forecast
2006–07
Planned Spending
2007–08
Planned Spending
2008–09
Planned Spending
2009–10
Program Activity Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total
Managing Individual Affairs 1.7 6.0 7.7 1.4 6.7 8.1 1.4 8.2 9.6 1.4 8.2 9.6
Education 34.1 1,489.6 1,523.7 36.4 1,528.8 1,565.2 34.4 1,571.3 1,605.7 35.5 1,606.3 1,641.8
Social Development 10.0 1,267.6 1,277.6 10.0 1,310.4 1,320.4 10.0 1,350.7 1,360.7 10.0 1,382.1 1,392.1
Healthy Northern Communities 44.6 8.0 52.6 45.5 14.5 60.0 46.4 11.8 58.2 47.3 7.8 55.1
Total TPP 90.4 2,771.2 2,861.6 93.3 2,860.4 2,953.7 92.2 2,942.0 3,034.2 94.2 3,004.3 3,098.5


The Land

Objectives, Expected Results and Outcomes

Sustainable use of lands and resources by First Nations, Inuit and Northerners

($ millions) Forecast
2006–07
Planned Spending
2007–08
Planned Spending
2008–09
Planned Spending
2009–10
Program Activity Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total
Clarity of Title to Land and Resources 1.5 0.5 2.0 3.5 n/a 3.5 2.0 n/a 2.0 2.0 n/a 2.0
Responsible Federal Stewardship n/a 104.5 104.5 n/a 27.5 27.5 n/a 21.5 21.5 n/a 20.2 20.2
First Nations Governance over Land, Resources and the Environment n/a 26.1 26.1 n/a 18.0 18.0 n/a 17.5 17.5 n/a 17.5 17.5
Northern Land and Resources 1.1 12.6 13.7 1.1 17.3 18.4 1.1 17.2 18.3 1.1 21.6 22.7
Total TPP 2.6 143.7 146.3 4.6 62.7 67.3 3.1 56.1 59.2 3.1 59.3 62.4


The Economy

Objectives, Expected Results and Outcomes

Aboriginal People and Northerners close the economic gap

($ millions) Forecast
2006–07
Planned Spending
2007–08
Planned Spending
2008–09
Planned Spending
2009–10
Program Activity Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total
Economic and Employment Opportunities for Aboriginal People and Economic Development 248.1 154.9 403.1 n/a 146.8 146.8 n/a 148.1 148.1 n/a 147.4 147.4
Community Infrastructure 80.2 1,138.7 1,218.9 84.5 1,068.5 1,153.0 84.5 888.4 972.8 84.5 893.1 977.6
Northern Economy n/a 19.9 19.9 n/a 22.5 22.5 n/a 19.2 19.2 n/a 1.2 1.2
Total TPP 328.3 1,313.5 1,641.8 84.5 1,237.8 1,322.3 84.5 1,055.6 1,140.1 84.5 1,041.6 1,126.1


The Office of the Federal Interlocutor

Objectives, Expected Results and Outcomes

Promoting collaborative engagement of government and stakeholders, resulting in demonstrative improvement in socio-economic conditions of Métis, non-status Indians, and urban Aboriginal conditions

($ millions) Forecast
2006–07
Planned Spending
2007–08
Planned Spending
2008–09
Planned Spending
2009–10
Program Activity Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total Grants Contr. Total
Co-operative Relations n/a 31.0 31.0 n/a 23.6 23.6 n/a 5.5 5.5 n/a 5.5 5.5
Total TPP n/a 31.0 31.0 n/a 23.6 23.6 n/a 5.5 5.5 n/a 5.5 5.5

Due to rounding, figures may not add to totals shown.