Effective January 1, 2009

Modules 1, 2 and 3

The rates payable in cents per kilometre for the use of privately owned vehicles driven on authorized government business travel are shown below:

Province/Territory Cents/km
(taxes included)
Alberta 53.0
British Columbia 53.5
Manitoba 50.0
New Brunswick 51.5
Newfoundland and Labrador 55.0
Northwest Territories 60.5
Nova Scotia 52.0
Nunavut 60.5
Ontario 55.5
Prince Edward Island 51.5
Quebec 58.0
Saskatchewan 49.0
Yukon 65.0


  • The kilometric rate payable when a Canadian registered vehicle is driven on government business travel in more than one province or in the USA shall be the rate applicable to the province or territory of registration of the vehicle.

For convenience, the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) kilometric rates: