Effective October 1, 2008

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 54.0
Manitoba 50.5
New Brunswick 52.0
Newfoundland and Labrador 55.5
Northwest Territories 64.0
Nova Scotia 52.5
Nunavut 64.0
Ontario 55.5
Prince Edward Island 52.5
Quebec 58.0
Saskatchewan 49.5
Yukon 66.0


  • 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:

Module 3:  DFAIT - United States of America Mileage/Kilometre Rates

Module 4:  DFAIT - International Trade Kilometre Rates at Locations Abroad