Annual Report on Travel, Hospitality and Conference Expenditures

Royal Canadian Mounted Police 2016 - 2017

As required by the Treasury Board Directive on Travel, Hospitality, Conference and Event Expenditures, this report provides information on travel, hospitality and conference expenditures for Royal Canadian Mounted Police for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017.

Travel, hospitality and conference expenditures incurred by a federal department or agency relate to activities that support the department or agency’s mandate and the government’s priorities.


The RCMP mandate, as outlined in Section 18 of the RCMP Act, is multi-faceted. It includes preventing and investigating crime, maintaining peace and order, enforcing laws, contributing to national security, safeguarding state officials, visiting dignitaries and foreign missions, providing vital operational support services to other police and law enforcement agencies within Canada and abroad.

Royal Canadian Mounted Police Travel, Hospitality and Conference Expenditures for Year ending March 31, 2017

Travel, Hospitality and Conference Expenditures

Expenditure category

Expenditures for year ended March 31, 2017 ($ thousands)


Public Servants


Non-public Servants


A. Total travel


B. Hospitality


C. Conference fees


Total [A+B+C]


International travel by minister and minister's staff (included in travel)


Explanation of significant variances compared with previous fiscal year

Total travel:




Conference fees:


Minister and minister’s exempt staff - International travel: