Rates 2003

Appendix B: Kilometric Rate

Effective January 1, 2003

The rates payable in cents per kilometre for authorized official use of private cars within and outside the headquarters area are shown below:

Employer requested rateCents/km
AB, MB, SK44
NB, NS, PE46.5
BC, ON47
NL, QC48.5
NT, NU, YT57.5
Traveller requested rateCents/km
AB, MB, SK14
NB, NS, PE14.5
BC, ON15
NL, QC15
NT, NU, YT23.5

Appendix C: Meals and Allowances

Effective January 1, 2003


(Bracketed rates are for Yukon (YT), Northwest Territory (NT) and Nunavut (NU))

1.1 Composite meal and incidental allowances

Daily Rate
commercial$64.44 (74.09)
private/corp./institutional$62.44 (71.79)

1.2 Meal allowances

Daily Rate
breakfast$14.30 (16.44)
lunch$14.34 (16.49)
dinner$29.80 (34.26)

1.3 Incidental expense allowances

Daily Rate
commercial accommodation$6.00 ($6.90)
private/corp./institutional$4.00 ($4.60)

1.4 Extended periods in travel status

Daily Rate
composite$58.44 (67.19)

1.5 Weekend travel home transportation allowances

Daily Rate
two day weekend$188.88 (207.58)
three day weekend$283.32 (311.37)
four day weekend$377.76 (415.16)

1.6 Accommodation

Daily Rate
private/corp./institutional$32.00 (32.00)


2.1 Rates in the USA are now the same as in Canada but paid in US funds.

2.2 The bracketed rates apply to Alaska but are paid in US funds.