Treasury Board Staff is responsible for developing and reviewing government's economic and fiscal policies. It provides analysis and advice to Treasury Board (the Cabinet committee responsible for budget and management matters) and to the Minister of Finance.
Advice provided by the division helps the minister and Treasury Board make well-informed decisions on spending management, budget priorities and the government’s fiscal and capital plan. Treasury Board Staff regularly converts Treasury Board’s direction into strategic and operational plans and makes recommendations that promote the effective and efficient use of public resources.
The division has four branches: