Rates 2004

Appendix B: Kilometric Rate

Effective January 1, 2004

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, SK43
NB, NS, PE47.5
BC, ON46.5
NL, QC49
NT, NU, YT56.5
Traveller requested rateCents/km
AB, MB, SK12.5
NB, NS, PE12.5
BC, ON13
NL, QC13.5
NT, NU, YT21

* Les abbréviations pour les provinces et les territoires utilisées sont celles employées par Poste Canada.

Appendix C: Meals and Allowances

Effective January 1, 2004


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

1.1 Composite meal and incidental allowances

Daily Rate
commercial$66.63 (76.62)
private/corp./institutional$64.63 (74.32)

1.2 Meal allowances

Daily Rate
breakfast$14.76 (16.97)
lunch$14.99 (17.24)
dinner$30.88 (35.51)

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$60.63 (69.72)

1.5 Weekend travel home transportation allowances

Daily Rate
two day weekend$193.26 (212.64)
three day weekend$289.89 (318.96)
four day weekend$386.52 (425.28)

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.