Object codes list as per the Government-wide Chart of Accounts The object classification is a field of the government-wide coding block that identifies the type of goods or services acquired, the transfer payments made, the source of revenue or the cause of increases or decreases in assets and liabilities. The object information provides: <ul><li>A method for classifying and coding transactions to permit the reporting of information about the nature of transactions in the Estimates and in the Public Accounts; </li><li>A standard classification of transactions for internal departmental analysis and central management purposes; and </li><li>The basis used by Statistics Canada to determine and report more accurately the impact of government revenues and expenditures on the rest of the economy</li></ul>. In addition, the object coding provides a repository of government-wide information, which can be used by central agencies without requiring departments and agencies to respond to numerous individual requests. 2017-04-05 2019-01-30 Public Services and Procurement Canada open-ouvert@tbs-sct.gc.ca Government and PoliticsReceiver GeneralChart of accountsGWCOAGovernment-wide Chart of AccountsCOAfinancial codinglist of object codesobject codesobjecteconsECONeconomic objectsObjects of expenditureObjects of revenueObjects for assetsObjects for liablititiesObjects for other transactionsObjects for assetsliabilities and other transactions 2018 - Object CodesCSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1718-eng.csv 2018 - Object CodesCSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1718-fra.csv 2017 - Object Codes CSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1617-eng.csv 2017 - Object Codes CSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1617-fra.csv 2016 - Object Codes CSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1516-eng.csv Data Dictionary XML http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/pce-coa-dd.xml Supporting Documentation HTML http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/soutien-support-eng.html Supporting Documentation HTML http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/soutien-support-fra.html 2016 - Object Codes CSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1516-fra.csv 2016 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel)XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1516-eng.xlsx 2016 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel)XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1516-fra.xlsx 2017 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel) XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1617-eng.xlsx 2017 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel) XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1617-fra.xlsx 2018 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel) XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1718-eng.xlsx 2018 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel) XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1718-fra.xlsx 2019 - Object CodesCSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1819-eng.csv 2019 - Object CodesCSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1819-fra.csv 2019 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel)XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1819-eng.xlsx 2019 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel)XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1819-fra.xlsx 2020 - Object CodesCSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1920-eng.csv 2020 - Object CodesCSV http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1920-fra.csv 2020 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel)XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1920-eng.xlsx 2020 - Object Codes - Alternate Format (Excel)XLSX http://donnees-data.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ba1/art-obj/art-obj-1920-fra.xlsx

Object codes list as per the Government-wide Chart of Accounts

The object classification is a field of the government-wide coding block that identifies the type of goods or services acquired, the transfer payments made, the source of revenue or the cause of increases or decreases in assets and liabilities. The object information provides: A method for classifying and coding transactions to permit the reporting of information about the nature of transactions in the Estimates and in the Public Accounts; A standard classification of transactions for internal departmental analysis and central management purposes; and The basis used by Statistics Canada to determine and report more accurately the impact of government revenues and expenditures on the rest of the economy. In addition, the object coding provides a repository of government-wide information, which can be used by central agencies without requiring departments and agencies to respond to numerous individual requests.

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