Disclosure of Exceptions Approved by a Minister Under Sections 6.3.6 of the Policy on Transfer Payments

There is a requirement to disclose exceptions approved by a minister under sections 6.3.6 of the Policy on Transfer Payments in a transparent manner and subject to public scrutiny. The deputy head is to ensure public disclosure.

Section 6.3.6

The Minister has approved the following exceptions to terms and conditions to provide transfer payments to individual recipients in excess of the maximum amounts authorized by approved terms and conditions.

Exceptions to terms and conditions to provide transfer payments to individual recipients in excess of the maximum amounts authorized by approved terms and conditions
Recipient Name Date of Approval Amount of Award Amount of Increase % Details
Native Women's Association of Canada March 31, 2010 $625,000 $125,000 25% The Women's Program provides for grants and contributions to eligible organizations. The maximum amount authorized by the Terms and Conditions of the program is $500,000 per recipient organization, per year.

The Minister, under Section 6.3.6 of the Treasury Board Policy on Transfer Payments has authorized an increase in payments to the Native Women's Association of Canada of $625,000, from $500,000.