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^ 2014

2014.04.01


Royal Assent: 2005.04.21
Statute: S.C. 2005, c. 16
Coming into Force: Pursuant to S.C. 2005, c. 16, salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity Members who occupy certain offices and positions are entitled to additional remuneration in accordance with the Parliament of Canada Act as listed. $163,700.00
Prime Minister Salary $163,700.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $78,300.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $78,300.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,000.00
Minister Salary $78,300.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Minister of State Salary $58,700.00
Secretary of State Salary $58,700.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $55,600.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $40,600.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $40,600.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $29,400.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $29,400.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $16,300.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $16,300.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $16,300.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $16,300.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $16,300.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $11,500.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $11,500.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $11,500.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $11,500.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $11,500.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,800.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,800.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,800.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $0.00

^ 2013

2013.04.01


Royal Assent: 2005.04.21
Statute: S.C. 2005, c. 16
Coming into Force: Pursuant to S.C. 2005, c. 16, salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity Members who occupy certain offices and positions are entitled to additional remuneration in accordance with the Parliament of Canada Act as listed. $160,200.00
Prime Minister Salary $160,200.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $76,700.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $76,700.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,000.00
Minister Salary $76,700.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Minister of State Salary $57,500.00
Secretary of State Salary $57,500.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $54,500.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $39,800.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $39,800.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $28,800.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $28,800.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $16,000.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $16,000.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $16,000.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $16,000.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $16,000.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $11,300.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $11,300.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $11,300.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $11,300.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $11,300.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,700.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,700.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,700.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,700.00

^ 2012

2012.04.01


Royal Assent: 2009.03.12
Statute: S.C. 2009, c. 2
Coming into Force: Pursuant to S.C. 2005, c. 16, salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development. However, in accordance with the Expenditure Restraint Act of 2010, the sessional allowance and additional salaries are frozen at the 2009-2010 levels until the end of fiscal year 2012-2013.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity Members who occupy certain offices and positions are entitled to additional remuneration in accordance with the Parliament of Canada Act as listed. $157,731.00
Prime Minister Salary $157,731.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $75,516.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $75,516.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,000.00
Minister Salary $75,516.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Minister of State Salary $56,637.00
Secretary of State Salary $56,637.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $53,694.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $39,179.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $39,179.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $28,420.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $28,420.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $15,834.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,834.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,834.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $15,834.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $15,834.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $11,165.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $11,165.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $11,165.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $11,165.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $11,165.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,684.00

^ 2011

2011.04.01


Royal Assent: 2009.03.12
Statute: S.C. 2009, c. 2
Coming into Force: Pursuant to S.C. 2005, c. 16, salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development. However, in accordance with the Jobs and Economic Growth Act (Bill C-9), the sessional allowance and additional salaries are frozen at the 2010-2011 levels.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity Members who occupy certain offices and positions are entitled to additional remuneration in accordance with the Parliament of Canada Act as listed. $157,731.00
Prime Minister Salary $157,731.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,112.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $75,516.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $75,516.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $75,516.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister of State Salary $56,637.00
Secretary of State Salary $56,637.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $53,694.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $39,179.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $39,179.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $28,420.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $28,420.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $15,834.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,834.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,834.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $15,834.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $15,834.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $11,165.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $11,165.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $11,165.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $11,165.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $11,165.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,684.00

^ 2010

2010.04.01


Royal Assent: 2009.03.12
Statute: S.C. 2009, c. 2
Coming into Force: Pursuant to S.C. 2005, c. 16, salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development. However, in accordance with the Jobs and Economic Growth Act (Bill C-9), the sessional allowance and additional salaries were frozen at the 2009-2010 levels.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity Members who occupy certain offices and positions are entitled to additional remuneration in accordance with the Parliament of Canada Act as listed. $157,731.00
Prime Minister Salary $157,731.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,112.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $75,516.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $75,516.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $75,516.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister of State Salary $56,637.00
Secretary of State Salary $56,637.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $53,694.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $39,179.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $39,179.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $28,420.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $28,420.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $15,834.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,834.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,834.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $15,834.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $15,834.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $11,165.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $11,165.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $11,165.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $11,165.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $11,165.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,684.00

^ 2009

2009.04.01


Royal Assent: 2009.03.12
Statute: S.C. 2009, c. 2
Coming into Force: Pursuant to S.C. 2005, c. 16, salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development. However in accordance with Section 55 of the Expenditure Restraint Act, being Part 10 of the Budget Implementation Act, 2009 (S.C. 2009, c.2), the sessional allowance and additional salaries were increased by 1.5% in 2009-2010.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity Members who occupy certain offices and positions are entitled to additional remuneration in accordance with the Parliament of Canada Act as listed. $157,731.00
Prime Minister Salary $157,731.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $75,516.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $75,516.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $75,516.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister of State Salary $56,637.00
Secretary of State Salary $56,637.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $53,694.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $39,179.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $39,179.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $28,420.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $28,420.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $15,834.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,834.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,834.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $15,834.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $15,834.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $11,165.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $11,165.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $11,165.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $11,165.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $11,165.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,684.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,684.00

^ 2008

2008.04.01


Royal Assent: 2005.04.21
Statute: S.C. 2005, c. 16
Coming into Force: Salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity Members who occupy certain offices and positions are entitled to additional remuneration in accordance with the Parliament of Canada Act as listed. $155,400.00
Prime Minister Salary $155,400.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $74,400.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $74,400.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $74,400.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister of State Salary $55,800.00
Secretary of State Salary $55,800.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $52,900.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $38,600.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $38,600.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $28,000.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $28,000.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $15,600.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,600.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,600.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $15,600.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $15,600.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $11,000.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $11,000.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $11,000.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $11,000.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $11,000.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,600.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,600.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,600.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,600.00

^ 2007

2007.04.01


Royal Assent: 2005.04.21
Statute: S.C. 2005, c. 16
Coming into Force: Salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity Members who occupy certain offices and positions are entitled to additional remuneration in accordance with the Parliament of Canada Act as listed. $150,800.00
Prime Minister Salary $150,800.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $72,200.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $72,200.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $72,200.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister of State Salary $72,200.00
Secretary of State Salary $54,100.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $51,400.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $37,500.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $37,500.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $27,200.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $27,200.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $15,200.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,200.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $15,200.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $15,200.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $15,200.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $10,700.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $10,700.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $10,700.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $10,700.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $10,700.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,500.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,500.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,500.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,500.00

^ 2006

2006.04.01


Royal Assent: 2005.04.21
Statute: S.C. 2005, c. 16
Coming into Force: Salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $147,700.00
Prime Minister Salary $147,700.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $70,800.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $70,800.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $70,800.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister of State Salary $70,800.00
Secretary of State Salary $53,100.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $50,400.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $36,800.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $36,800.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $26,700.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $26,700.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $14,900.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $14,900.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $14,900.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $14,900.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $14,900.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $10,500.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $10,500.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $10,500.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $10,500.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $10,500.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,400.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,400.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,400.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,400.00

^ 2005

2005.04.01


Royal Assent: 2005.04.21
Statute: S.C. 2005, c. 16
Coming into Force: Salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $144,300.00
Prime Minister Salary $144,300.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $69,200.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $69,200.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $69,200.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister of State Salary $69,200.00
Secretary of State Salary $51,900.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $49,300.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $36,000.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $36,000.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $26,100.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $26,100.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $14,600.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $14,600.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $14,600.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $14,600.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $14,600.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $10,300.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $10,300.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $10,300.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $10,300.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $10,300.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,300.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,300.00
Deputy Whip - Other Parties Salary $5,300.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,300.00

^ 2004

2004.04.01


Royal Assent: 2005.04.21
Statute: S.C. 2005, c. 16
Coming into Force: Salaries and allowances are no longer adjusted by reference to the increase in the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but in accordance with the index of the average percentage increase in base-rate wages for each calendar year, resulting from major settlements negotiated with bargaining units of 500 or more employees in the private sector in Canada, as published by the Department of Human Resources Development.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $141,200.00
Prime Minister Salary $141,200.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $67,800.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $67,800.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $67,800.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister of State Salary $67,800.00
Secretary of State Salary $50,700.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $48,300.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $35,300.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $35,300.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $25,600.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $25,600.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $14,300.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $14,300.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $14,300.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $14,300.00
Deputy House Leaders - Government and Official Opposition Salary $14,300.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $10,100.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $10,100.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $10,100.00
Caucus Chair - Government and Official Opposition Salary $10,100.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $10,100.00
Caucus Chair - Other Parties Salary $5,200.00
Deputy House Leaders - Other Parties Salary $5,200.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,200.00

^ 2003

2003.04.01


Royal Assent: 2001.06.14
Statute: S.C. 2001, c. 20
Coming into Force: Since January 1, 2001, the remuneration reference amount is equal to the amount of the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $139,200.00
Prime Minister Salary $139,200.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $66,800.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $66,800.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $66,816.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Secretary of State Salary $50,112.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $47,600.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $34,800.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $34,800.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $25,300.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $25,300.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $14,100.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $14,100.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $14,100.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $14,100.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $10,000.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $10,000.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $10,000.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $10,000.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,200.00

^ 2002

2002.04.01


Royal Assent: 2001.06.14
Statute: S.C. 2001, c. 20
Coming into Force: Since January 1, 2001, the remuneration reference amount is equal to the amount of the annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $135,000.00
Prime Minister Salary $135,050.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $64,800.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $64,800.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $64,824.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Secretary of State Salary $48,618.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $46,100.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $33,700.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $33,700.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $24,500.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $24,500.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $13,700.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $13,700.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $13,700.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $13,700.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $9,700.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $9,700.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $9,700.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $9,700.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $5,100.00

^ 2001

2001.01.01


Royal Assent: 2001.06.14
Statute: S.C. 2001, c. 20
Coming into Force:

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $131,400.00
Prime Minister Salary $131,450.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $63,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $63,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $63,096.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Secretary of State Salary $47,322.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $44,900.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $32,800.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $32,800.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $23,900.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $23,900.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $13,400.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $13,400.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $13,400.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $13,400.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $9,400.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $9,400.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $9,400.00
Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $9,400.00
Vice-Chairs of standing, special, standing joint and special joint committees Salary excluding the Liaison Committee and the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament $4,900.00

^ 2000

2000.01.01


Royal Assent: 1998.06.18
Statute: S.C. 1998, c. 23 (2000)
Coming into Force: Indemnity, salaries and allowances have been increased by 2%, effective January 1, 2000.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $68,200.00
Member of the House of Commons Additional Expense Allowance $12,000.00
Member of the House of Commons Non-Taxable Expense Allowance Rate depends on the electoral district member represents as listed in Schedule III to the Canada Elections Act $22,500.00
Prime Minister Salary $74,100.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $52,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,061.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $52,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,122.00
Minister Salary $49,300.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,122.00
Secretary of State Salary $36,975.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $31,200.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $27,200.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $25,000.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $13,800.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $13,800.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $11,100.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $11,100.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $11,100.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $10,700.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $7,800.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $7,800.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $7,800.00

^ 1999

1999.01.01


Royal Assent: 1998.06.18
Statute: S.C. 1998, c. 23
Coming into Force: Indemnity, salaries and allowances have been increased by 2%, effective January 1, 1999.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $66,900.00
Member of the House of Commons Non-Taxable Expense Allowance Rate depends on the electoral district member represents as listed in Schedule III to the Canada Elections Act $22,100.00
Member of the House of Commons Additional Expense Allowance $12,000.00
Prime Minister Salary $72,700.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,081.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $51,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,040.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $51,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,081.00
Minister Salary $48,400.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,081.00
Secretary of State Salary $36,300.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $30,600.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $26,700.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $24,600.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $13,600.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $13,600.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $10,900.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $10,900.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $10,900.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $10,500.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $7,700.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $7,700.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $7,700.00

^ 1998

1998.04.01



Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Additional Expense Allowance $12,000.00


1998.01.01


Royal Assent: 1998.06.18
Statute: S.C. 1998, c. 23
Coming into Force: Indemnity, salaries and allowances have been increased by 2%, effective January 1, 1998.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $65,600.00
Member of the House of Commons Non-Taxable Expense Allowance Rate depends on the electoral district member represents as listed in Schedule III to the Canada Elections Act $21,700.00
Member of the House of Commons Additional Expense Allowance $6,000.00
Prime Minister Salary $71,300.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,040.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $50,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,020.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $50,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,040.00
Minister Salary $47,500.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,040.00
Secretary of State Salary $35,625.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $30,000.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $26,200.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $24,200.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $13,400.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $13,400.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $10,700.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $10,700.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $10,700.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $10,300.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $7,600.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $7,600.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $7,600.00

^ 1993

1993.01.01


Royal Assent: 1993.04.02
Statute: S.C. 1993, c. 13
Coming into Force: Pursuant to s.11 the Members indemnity, the expense allowance and the additional salaries paid to Officers of the House are frozen for 1993, 1994 and 1995 at the 1992 levels.

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $64,400.00
Member of the House of Commons Non-Taxable Expense Allowance Rate depends on the electoral district member represents as listed in Schedule III to the Canada Elections Act $21,300.00
Member of the House of Commons Additional Expense Allowance $6,000.00
Prime Minister Salary $69,920.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $49,100.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $49,100.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,000.00
Minister Salary $46,645.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Secretary of State Salary Secretaries of State will be paid 75% of a Cabinet Minister's salary and will be entitled to two special assistants and a secretary. (Press release - Office of the Prime Minister, Nov. 4, 1993). $34,984.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $29,500.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $25,700.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $23,800.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $13,200.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $13,200.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $10,500.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $10,500.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $10,500.00
House Leader - Other Parties Salary $10,100.00
Whip - Other Parties Salary $7,500.00
Chief Government Whip's assistant Salary $7,500.00
Deputy Whip of the Official Opposition Salary $7,500.00

^ 1992

1992.04.01


Royal Assent: 1993.04.02
Statute: S.C. 1993, c. 12, s. 14
Coming into Force:

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Prime Minister Salary 5-per-cent cut in the ministerial salary of the Prime Minister and all Ministers, beginning April 1, 1992. (February 25, 1992 Budget) $69,900.00
Minister Salary 5-per-cent cut in the ministerial salary of the Prime Minister and all Ministers, beginning April 1, 1992. (February 25, 1992 Budget) $46,600.00


1992.01.01


Royal Assent: 1991.10.02
Statute: S.C. 1991, c. 30
Coming into Force: Application to the House of Commons : The Members indemnity, the expense allowance and the additional salaries paid to Officers of the House are frozen for 1992 at the 1991 levels. (Hon. J. Fraser, Speaker of the House. January 27, 1992).

Parliamentary FunctionType of IndemnitySalary
Member of the House of Commons Basic Sessional Indemnity $64,400.00
Member of the House of Commons Additional Expense Allowance $6,000.00
Member of the House of Commons Non-Taxable Expense Allowance Rate depends on the electoral district member represents as listed in Schedule III to the Canada Elections Act $21,300.00
Prime Minister Salary $73,600.00
Prime Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $49,100.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Car Allowance $1,000.00
Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $3,000.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Salary $49,100.00
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons Car Allowance $2,000.00
Minister Salary $49,100.00
Minister Car Allowance $2,000.00
Leader - Other Parties Salary $29,500.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Salary $25,700.00
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Rent Allowance $1,500.00
Opposition House Leader Salary $23,800.00
Chief Government Whip Salary $13,200.00
Chief Opposition Whip Salary $13,200.00
Parliamentary Secretary Salary $10,500.00
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $10,500.00
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole Salary $10,500.00
House Leader - Other Parties