Travel expense report for the Premier Ford/Stakeholder meetings, April 30 to May 8, 2023

Department: ECO

Location: Toronto, Ottawa, Vancouver

Purpose of the trip: In Toronto, Premier Pillai and staff attended bilateral meetings with Ontario Premier Doug Ford, economic development stakeholders, and members of federal cabinet. Premier Pillai and Premier Ford signed a housing MOU committing their respective governments to work together on solutions related to housing development, as well as other opportunities for collaboration and cooperation at upcoming FPT meetings. In Toronto and Ottawa, Premier Pillai met with economic development stakeholders to discuss opportunities for investment in the Yukon and hear feedback. In Ottawa, Premier Pillai met with members of federal cabinet to raise issues of importance to Yukoners, including federal investment in housing and infrastructure, affordability, and immigration, among others. In Vancouver, Premier Pillai met with consular officials around opportunities for foreign investment and cooperation in the Yukon.


  • Ranj Pillai, Premier
  • Jason Cunning, Chief of Staff
  • Jordan Owens, Director of Communications
  • Aurora Bicudo, Ministerial Advisor

Total travel expenditures for participants

Airfare: $6,731.21
Accommodation: $5,328.60
Other (per diems, taxi, etc.): $3,747.69

Total costs for this trip: $15,807.50

Individual participant travel expenditures

Premier Ranj Pillai (April 30 to May 8)

Airfare: $1,605.55
Accommodation: $2,017.80
Other (per diems, taxi, etc.): $1,224.09

Total costs for this trip: $4,847.44

Jason Cunning (April 30 to May 7)

Airfare: $2,181.44
Accommodation: $1,103.60
Other (per diems, taxi, etc.): $1,050.85

Total costs for this trip: $4,335.89

Jordan Owens (April 30 to May 7)

Airfare: $1,552.67
Accommodation: $1,103.60
Other (per diems, taxi, etc.): $963.30

Total costs for this trip: $3,619.57

Aurora Bicudo (April 30 to May 3)

Airfare: $1,391.55
Accommodation: $1,103.60
Other (per diems, taxi, etc.): $509.45

Total costs for this trip: $3,004.60

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