Today, the Federal Government announced Budget 2023, which focuses on "making life more affordable for Canadian, strengthening our healthcare system, and attracting investments to create good jobs and build the net-zero economy of tomorrow."
The full Budget can be found here
Please see below for a message from the Office of the Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, Randy Boissonnault:
Our office would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued engagement and for the vital role you play as part of Canada’s tourism sector. Through our consultations in 2022, we are thrilled to announce that the Government of Canada has committed to bring forward a new Federal Tourism Growth Strategy that will include:
The Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance commits to ensuring that a portion of the funding through the Regional Development Agencies will be dedicated to supporting Indigenous tourism, which is a priority area for the sector.
Budget 2023 also proposes a variety of measures that will further benefit the tourism industry, including: