Travel and Hospitality Expenses

​​​​​On December 12, 2003, the Prime Minister announced a new policy on the mandatory publication of travel and hospitality expenses for selected government officials.

This Web site provides information on the travel and hospitality expenses incurred within the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada by the Chairperson, the Executive Director, the Deputy Chairperson, RPD, the Deputy Chairperson, IAD, the Deputy Chairperson, ID, and the Deputy Chairperson, RAD.

You can also access the total annual expenditures for travel, hospitality and conferences of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada.

The rules and principles governing travel are outlined in the Guidelines for Ministers' Offices and in Treasury Board's Travel Directive and Special Travel Authorities. The purpose of these directives is to provide for the reimbursement of reasonable expenses necessarily incurred during travel on government business.

The Government of Canada extends hospitality in accordance with the rules and principles outlined in the Guidelines for Ministers' Offices and the Treasury Board Hospitality Policy. The objective of the policy is to ensure that hospitality is extended in an economical and affordable way when it facilitates government business or is considered desirable as a matter of courtesy and protocol.

The information on the expenses for senior management will be updated every three months, beginning on March 31, 2004. The annual expenditures will be updated on a yearly basis, begininng October 31, 2011.

Please note that information that would normally be withheld under the Access to Information Act or the Privacy Act does not appear on this website.

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Senior Management


Executive Director

Deputy Chairperson, Refugee Protection Division (RPD)

Deputy Chairperson, Immigration Appeal Division (IAD)

Deputy Chairperson, Immigration Division (ID)

Deputy Chairperson, Refugee Appeal Division (RAD)

Annual Expenditures

Annual Report on Travel, Hospitality and Conferences Expenditures

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