Public policy and government relations

We contribute to the public policy process through consultations with the federal government and our economic and policy research on current and emerging issues.

At CPA Canada we strive to positively influence public policy and contribute to economic and social development in ways that align with the Canadian ideal of good business, cultivating a healthy and thriving economy through:

  • sustainable growth
  • social development

We achieve this through several key activities.

Policy and advocacy

  • focus on economic policies that support inclusive growth
  • topics include:
    • tax and fiscal policy
    • climate change and sustainability
    • human capital and immigration
    • business growth and innovation
    • international trade

Economic and policy research

  • deliver impartial analysis of current and emerging issues
  • focus on policy topics for inclusive and sustainable growth

Annual federal budget

  • provide policy priorities and recommendations to the government
  • present expert analysis and commentary at the release of the budget

Opinion and events

  • participate in key policy conferences and public affairs events
  • offer CPA Canada commentary and share expertise in the media