On October 19th 2015, Canadians chose Justin Trudeau to be Canada's 23rd Prime Minister.

The TrudeauMetre is a non-partisan collaborative citizen initiative that tracks his performance with regards to his electoral platform.

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In progress Double funding in Canada Council for the Arts to $360 million each year (from its 2015 yearly budget of $180 million). Start the discussion!
Broken Increase funding for Telefilm Canada and the National Film Board with a new investment totalling $25 million each year. Start the discussion!
In progress Restore the Promart and Trade Routes international cultural promotion programs and increase their funding to $25 million each year. Start the discussion!
Not started Review the Copyright Act of 2012 to better understand its impacts on the arts and culture sector. Start the discussion!
Not started Ensure the CBC/Radio-Canada Board of Directors appointments are merit-based and independent. Start the discussion!
In progress Reverse $150 million cuts in new annual funding for CBC/Radio-Canada. Start the discussion!
In progress Ensure judicial appointments to the Supreme Court are functionally bilingual. Start the discussion!
Not started Establish a free online service for learning and retaining English and French as second languages. Start the discussion!
In progress Reinstate the Court Challenges Program of Canada. Start the discussion!
Not started Ensure accounting consistency among the Estimates and the Public Accounts. Start the discussion!
Broken Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio for 2015/2016 to 31%. Start the discussion!
Not started Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio for 2016/2017 to 30%. Start the discussion!
Not started Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio for 2017/2018 to 29%. Start the discussion!
Not started Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio for 2018/2019 to 28%. Start the discussion!
Not started Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio for 2019/2020 to 27%. Start the discussion!
Not started Provide costing analysis for each government bill. Start the discussion!
Achieved Reduce the advertising budget of the government of Canada and the use of external consultants. Start the discussion!
Not started Restore the requirement that the government's borrowing plans receive Parliament's pre-approval. Start the discussion!
Not started Return to a balanced budget in 2019. Start the discussion!
Broken Run short-term deficits of less than $10 billion in each of the next two fiscal years (2016 and 2017). Start the discussion!
Broken The 2016 middle class tax cut combined with the new 33% tax bracket will be revenue neutral. Start the discussion!
Not started Allow parents to receive benefits in smaller blocks of time over a period of up to 18 months. Start the discussion!
Not started Allow parents to take longer parental leaves of up to 18 months with lower benefits. Start the discussion!
Not started Amend the Canada Labour Code to provide federally regulated employees with the right to make a formal request to their employer for more flexible working conditions. Start the discussion!
Not started Consult with provinces, territories and other stakeholders to introduce a National Disabilities Act. Start the discussion!
In progress Develop a new National Early Learning and Child Care Framework to deliver affordable, high-quality, flexible, and inclusive child care for Canadian families - this work will begin in the first 100 days of a Liberal government and is to be funded through investments in social infrastructure. Start the discussion!
Not started Eliminate the $1,000 Labour Market Impact Assessment fee to make it easier and more affordable to hire caregivers. Start the discussion!
In progress Establish a pan-Canadian collaboration on health innovation. Start the discussion!
Broken Immediately start to invest $3 billion over the next four years to deliver better home care services (including in-home caregivers, financial support for family care, and palliative care). Start the discussion!
In progress Improve access and reduce the cost of prescription medications. Start the discussion!
In progress Increase funding to the Public Health Agency of Canada by $15 million in 2016-2017. Start the discussion!
Achieved Increase investments in the Nutrition North program by $40 million over four years. Start the discussion!
Not started Increase the availability of high-quality mental health services for Canadians. Start the discussion!
In progress Increase the Guaranteed Income Supplement for single low-income seniors by 10%. Start the discussion!
Achieved Increase the Northern Residents Deduction residency component by 33% (to a maximum of $22 per day). Start the discussion!
Achieved Introduce a new Teacher and Early Childhood Educator School Supply Tax Benefit for the purchase of up to $1,000 worth of school supplies each year. Start the discussion!
Achieved Make the Compassionate Care Benefit more flexible so that those who care for seriously ill family members can access six months of benefits. Start the discussion!
Not started Invest $160 million in an Agri-Food Value Added Investment Fund over four years. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $200 million each year in a new Innovation Agenda. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $20 billion more in social infrastructure over next ten years. Start the discussion!
Broken Invest $6 billion more in green infrastructure over next four years. Start the discussion!
Broken Invest an additional $100 million each year in the Industrial Research Assistance Program. Start the discussion!
Not started Invest an additional $100 million in agricultural research over four years. Start the discussion!
Broken Invest an additional $775 million per year for job and skills training. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest an additional $80 million in the Canadian Food Inspection Agency over four years. Start the discussion!
In progress Make the New Building Canada Fund more focused on providing investments in public transit, social infrastructure, and green infrastructure. Start the discussion!
Not started Make the the New Building Canada Fund more transparent by providing clearer project criteria and faster approval processes. Start the discussion!
Not started Provide loan guarantees and small capital contributions to provinces and municipalities through the Canada Infrastructure Bank. Start the discussion!
In progress Quadruple federal investment in public transit over next ten years. Start the discussion!
In progress Reverse plan to charge tolls to drivers using Montreal's new Champlain Bridge. Start the discussion!
Achieved Transfer uncommitted federal infrastructure funds to municipalities through a temporary top-up of the Gas Tax Fund. Start the discussion!
In progress Ensure that no graduate with student loans is required to make any repayment until they are earning an income of at least $25,000 per year. Start the discussion!
Achieved Increase the maximum Canada Student Grant to $3,000 per year for full-time students and to $1,800 per year for part-time students to provide direct help to students from low- and middle-income families. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $25 million per year in the Youth Service Program. Start the discussion!
Broken Invest $300 million more in the Youth Employment Strategy to create 40,000 youth jobs - including 5,000 youth green jobs - each year for the next three years. Start the discussion!
Broken Invest $40 million each year to help employers create more co-op placements for students in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and business programs. Start the discussion!
Achieved Meet with the provinces and develop a plan to fund a gradual enhancement of the CPP's defined benefit plan. Start the discussion!
Achieved Reduce the Employment Insurance (EI) benefits waiting period to one week (from two weeks). Start the discussion!
Not started Remove GST on new capital investments in affordable rental housing. Start the discussion!
In progress Restore the eligibility age for Old Age Security and the Guaranteed Income Supplement to 65. Start the discussion!
In progress Review escalating home prices in high-priced markets. Start the discussion!
Achieved Cancel family income splitting. Start the discussion!
Achieved Cut the middle income tax bracket to 20.5% (from 22%). Start the discussion!
Achieved Introduce a new Canada Child Benefit which will be tax-free, tied to income, and delivered monthly. Start the discussion!
Achieved Introduce a new tax bracket of 33% for individuals earning more than $200,000. Start the discussion!
Broken Offer a 12-month break on Employment Insurance premiums to encourage companies to hire young people by waiving employer premiums for all those between the ages of 18 and 24 who are hired into a permanent position in 2016, 2017, or 2018. Start the discussion!
Achieved Reduce the Employment Insurance (EI) premium rate from $1.88 to $1.65 (per $100 of insurable earnings). Start the discussion!
Broken Reduce the small business tax rate to 9% (from 11%). Start the discussion!
Broken Set a cap on how much can be claimed through the stock option deduction on annual stock option gains higher than $100,000. Start the discussion!
Achieved Reinstate the tax credit for contributions made to labour-sponsored funds. Start the discussion!
In progress Repeal Bills C-377 and C-525. Start the discussion!
Not started Add electric vehicle charging stations at federal parking lots. Start the discussion!
Not started Develop a Canadian Energy Strategy to protect Canada's energy security. Start the discussion!
In progress Establish Canada Research Chairs in sustainable technology. Start the discussion!
In progress Increase government use of clean technologies. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $100 million more each year in clean technology producers. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $200 million more each year to support innovation and the use of clean technologies in our natural resource sectors, including the forestry, fisheries, mining, energy, and agricultural sectors. Start the discussion!
Not started Issue Green Bonds to fund clean tech projects. Start the discussion!
In progress Make Canada the world's most competitive tax jurisdiction for investments in clean tech. Start the discussion!
Not started Rapidly expand the federal fleet of electric vehicles. Start the discussion!
Not started Train trade officials and lead trade missions focused on clean technology. Start the discussion!
Achieved Attend the Paris climate conference and within 90 days formally meet to establish a pan-Canadian framework for combatting climate change. Start the discussion!
Achieved Cancel Northern Gateway Pipeline. Start the discussion!
In progress Create a new Low Carbon Economy Trust. Start the discussion!
In progress Modernize the National Energy Board, ensuring that its composition reflects regional views and has sufficient expertise in fields like environmental science, community development, and Indigenous traditional knowledge. Start the discussion!
Broken Phase out subsidies for the fossil fuel industry. Start the discussion!
Broken Re-do the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion review. Start the discussion!
In progress Review Canada's environmental assessment processes and introduce new and fair processes. Start the discussion!
Not started Work with the United States and Mexico to develop a North American clean energy and environmental agreement. Start the discussion!
Not started Beginning in 2018, admission for children under 18 will be free, and any adult who has become a Canadian citizen in the previous 12 months will be given one year's free admission. Start the discussion!
Achieved Expand the Learn to Camp program. Start the discussion!
Achieved In 2017, admission for all visitors to National Parks will be free. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $25 million each year to develop Canada's National Parks system and expand National Wildlife Areas and Migratory Bird Sanctuaries. Start the discussion!
Not started Restore Parks Canada funding by reversing $25 million cuts. Start the discussion!
In progress Work with the Ontario government to create the country's first urban National Park (Rouge National Park) including improved legislation to protect this park. Start the discussion!
In progress Follow recommendations of the Cohen Commission on restoring sockeye salmon stocks in the Fraser River. Start the discussion!
Not started Increase the amount of Canada's marine and coastal areas that are protected to 5% by 2017. Start the discussion!
Achieved Restore $1.5 million in annual federal funding for freshwater research. Start the discussion!
Achieved Restore $40 million funding for federal ocean science and monitoring programs. Start the discussion!
In progress Amend the Access to Information Act so that all government data is made open by default in digital formats. Start the discussion!
In progress Create a central, no-fee portal for personal information requests. Start the discussion!
Broken Create a common, quarterly, and more detailed parliamentary expense report. Start the discussion!
Achieved Eliminate all fees associated with the Access to Information process except for the initial $5 filing fee. Start the discussion!
In progress Expand open data initiatives and make government data available digitally so that Canadians can easily use it. Start the discussion!
Not started Release key information that informs decision-making and devote a fixed percentage of program funds to experimenting with new approaches to existing problems. Start the discussion!
In progress Ban partisan government ads. Start the discussion!
Broken End first-past-the-post voting system and explore alternative electoral reform options. Start the discussion!
Not started Ensure that all Canadians have a right to vote, no matter where they live. Start the discussion!
Not started Establish an independent commission to organize leaders' debates. Start the discussion!
Not started Increase election fraud penalties. Start the discussion!
Not started Provide Elections Canada with the resources it needs to investigate voter fraud and suppression, illegal financing, and other matters that threaten the integrity of the electoral process. Start the discussion!
Not started Restore the independence of the Commissioner of Canada Elections so that they are accountable to Parliament and not the government of the day. Start the discussion!
Not started Restore the voter identification card as an acceptable form of identification. Start the discussion!
Not started Review the limits on how much political parties can spend during elections, and ensure that spending between elections is subject to limits. Start the discussion!
Not started Scrap Bill C-50 (Citizen Voting Act). Start the discussion!
In progress Normalize relations with Iran. Start the discussion!
Not started Change the House of Commons Standing Orders to end practice of using inappropriate omnibus bills to reduce scrutiny of legislative measures. Start the discussion!
In progress Do not use prorogation to avoid difficult political circumstances. Start the discussion!
Not started Empower the Speaker to challenge and sanction Members during Question Period, and allow more time for questions and answers. Start the discussion!
Achieved For members of the Liberal Caucus, all votes will be free votes except those that implement the Liberal platform, traditional confidence matters, and those that address the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Start the discussion!
In progress Introduce a Prime Minister's Question Period. Start the discussion!
Achieved Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries may not be, or stand in for, voting members on committees. Start the discussion!
Not started Parliamentary committees will be given more resources to acquire independent, expert analysis of proposed legislation. Start the discussion!
Not started Bring in tougher regulations to eliminate trans fats and to reduce salt in processed foods. Start the discussion!
Not started Consolidate government science so that it is easily available to the public at-large through a central portal. Start the discussion!
In progress Create the post of Chief Science Officer. Start the discussion!
Broken End MSM blood donation ban. Start the discussion!
In progress Improve food labels to give more information on added sugars and artificial dyes in processed foods. Start the discussion!
In progress Introduce new restrictions on the commercial marketing of unhealthy food and beverages to children, similar to those in Québec. Start the discussion!
In progress Introduce plain packaging requirements for tobacco products, similar to those in Australia and the United Kingdom. Start the discussion!
Achieved Revoke rules and regulations that muzzle government scientists and allow them to speak freely about their work, with only limited and publicly stated exceptions. Start the discussion!
Achieved Work with the professional medical community and relevant stakeholders to establish professional protocols in relation to decriminalizing medically-assisted death. Start the discussion!
Achieved Create a new, non-partisan, merit-based process to advise the Prime Minister on Senate appointments. Start the discussion!
Not started Create individualized secure accounts for those who want to access all of their government benefits and review key documents. Start the discussion!
Not started Create new performance standards for services offered by the federal government, including streamlining applications, reducing wait times, and money-back guarantees. Start the discussion!
In progress Revert plan to end Canada Post door-to-door mail delivery. Start the discussion!
Achieved Immediately restore the mandatory long-form census. Start the discussion!
In progress Make Statistics Canada fully independent. Start the discussion!
Achieved Create a Prime Minister's Youth Advisory Council, consisting of young Canadians aged 16-24, to provide non-partisan advice to the Prime Minister on issues the country is facing. Start the discussion!
Not started Ensure gender-based impact analysis in Cabinet decision-making. Start the discussion!
Achieved Include an equal number of women and men in the Cabinet. Start the discussion!
Not started Register young Canadians to vote as a part of their high school or CEGEP curriculum. Start the discussion!
In progress Refocus development assistance on helping the poorest and most vulnerable, with a focus on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health. Start the discussion!
Not started Double the budget for processing family class sponsorship to reduce wait times (which are currently at four years for parent and grandparent applications). Start the discussion!
Not started Give additional points under the Express Entry system and restore the maximum age for dependents to 22 (from 19). Start the discussion!
Not started Grant immediate permanent residency to new spouses entering Canada, eliminating the two-year waiting period. Start the discussion!
Achieved Immediately double the number of applications allowed for parents and grandparents to 10,000 each year. Start the discussion!
Not started Appoint individuals with appropriate subject-matter expertise to Canada's Immigration and Refugee Board. Start the discussion!
Achieved Provide $100 million by April 2016 to the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR). Start the discussion!
Achieved Provide a right to appeal refugee decisions for citizens coming from Designated Countries of Origin. Start the discussion!
Achieved Restore the Interim Federal Health Program that provides limited and temporary health benefits to refugees and refugee claimants. Start the discussion!
Broken Welcome 25,000 Syrian refugees by the end of 2015. Start the discussion!
In progress Give international students and temporary residents credit for time already spent in Canada. Start the discussion!
Not started Make it more affordable to send money overseas. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $300 million in additional annual funding for the First Nations education system for kindergarten through grade 12 programs. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $500 million over 2015 to 2018 for building and refurbishing First Nations schools. Start the discussion!
Broken Invest $50 million in additional annual funding to the Post-Secondary Student Support Program. Start the discussion!
Achieved Provide new funding to help Indigenous communities promote and preserve Indigenous languages and cultures. Start the discussion!
Achieved Develop a Métis Economic Development Strategy with $25 million funding over five years. Start the discussion!
Not started Establish a federal claims process that recognizes Métis self-government and resolves outstanding claims. Start the discussion!
Not started Make permanent the funding available to provincial Métis communities for Métis identification and registration. Start the discussion!
Not started Review existing federal programs and services available to the Métis Nation to identify gaps and areas for improvement. Start the discussion!
Not started Enact the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Start the discussion!
In progress Ensure clean water availability on 93 communities on reserves currently affected by poor water quality. Start the discussion!
In progress Fund the Freedom Road project for Shoal Lake 40 First Nation. Start the discussion!
Broken Guarantee that First Nation communities have a veto over natural resource development in their territories. Start the discussion!
Broken Immediately adopt the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) and ensure every new policy and law would meet with its principles. Start the discussion!
Broken Immediately lift the two percent cap on funding for First Nations programs. Start the discussion!
Not started Implement the objectives of the Kelowna Accord. Start the discussion!
Achieved Launch a national public inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls in Canada. Start the discussion!
Not started Review, repeal and amend all existing laws that do not respect Indigenous rights or that were passed without proper consultation. Start the discussion!
In progress The Prime Minister will meet with First Nations, Métis Nation, and Inuit leaders at least once every year. Start the discussion!
Not started Create the Office of the Community Outreach and Counter-radicalization Coordinator. Start the discussion!
Not started Define “terrorist propaganda” more clearly. Start the discussion!
Not started Ensure that Canadians are not limited from lawful protests and advocacy. Start the discussion!
Not started Establish an all-party national security oversight committee. Start the discussion!
Not started Guarantee that all Canadian Security Intelligence Service warrants respect the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Start the discussion!
Not started Limit Communications Security Establishment's powers by requiring a warrant to engage in the surveillance of Canadians. Start the discussion!
Not started Require a statutory review of the full Anti-Terrorism Act after three years. Start the discussion!
Not started Require that government review all appeals by Canadians on the no-fly list. Start the discussion!
In progress Implement a federal gender violence strategy. Start the discussion!
Achieved Lift the Mexican visa requirement for travellers. Start the discussion!
Not started Offer a $300,000 compensation benefit to families of disabled or deceased firefighters, police officers, and paramedics. Start the discussion!
In progress Re-open the Maritime Rescue Sub-centre in St. John's and the Kitsilano Coast Guard Base in Vancouver. Start the discussion!
Not started Repeal Bill C-36 (Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act). Start the discussion!
In progress Repeal provision of Bill C-24 stating that Canadian citizenship can be revoked after being convicted of treason or of an act of terrorism in Canada or abroad. Start the discussion!
Achieved Restore funding for Canada's four heavy urban search and rescue teams. Start the discussion!
In progress Canada will become a party to the international Arms Trade Treaty. Start the discussion!
Broken Immediately implement the imported gun marking regulations. Start the discussion!
Not started Invest in technologies to enhance border guards' ability to detect and halt illegal guns from the United States entering into Canada. Start the discussion!
Not started Modify the membership of the Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee to include knowledgeable law enforcement officers, public health advocates, representatives from women's groups, and members of the legal community. Start the discussion!
Broken Provide $100 million each year to the provinces and territories to support guns and gangs police task forces. Start the discussion!
Not started Repeal changes made by Bill C-42 allowing restricted firearms to be freely transported without a permit. Start the discussion!
Not started Require enhanced background checks for anyone seeking to purchase a handgun or other restricted firearm. Start the discussion!
Not started Require firearms vendors to keep records of all firearms inventory and sales. Start the discussion!
Not started Require purchasers of firearms to show a license when they buy a gun, and require all sellers of firearms to confirm that the license is valid before completing the sale. Start the discussion!
Achieved Create a federal/provincial/territorial task force to design a new system of marijuana sales and distribution. Start the discussion!
In progress Legalize marijuana by removing marijuana consumption and incidental possession from the Criminal Code. Start the discussion!
Not started Make new, stronger laws to punish more severely those who operate a motor vehicle under the influence of marijuana. Start the discussion!
Not started Make new, stronger laws to punish more severely those who provide marijuana to minors. Start the discussion!
Not started Make new, stronger laws to punish more severely those who sell marijuana outside of the new regulatory framework. Start the discussion!
Not started Build icebreakers, supply ships, Arctic and offshore patrol ships, surface combatants, and other resources required by the Navy. Start the discussion!
Broken Do not buy the F-35s, and immediately launch an open and transparent competition and reduce the procurement budget to replace the current CF-18s. Start the discussion!
Achieved End Operation IMPACT (airstrikes against ISIS targets by Canadian CF-18s in Syria and Iraq). Start the discussion!
Not started Implement the recommendations made in the Canadian Forces' Report on Transformation on how to build a more efficient military. Start the discussion!
Broken Maintain current National Defence spending levels, including planned increases. Start the discussion!
Achieved Maintain participation in operations REASSURANCE (NATO-Eastern Europe) and UNIFIER (Ukraine). Start the discussion!
Not started Prioritize assistance for civilian police training operations, particularly Francophone officers. Start the discussion!
Broken Cover the cost of four years of post-secondary education for every veteran who wants one. Start the discussion!
Achieved Double funding to the Last Post Fund. Start the discussion!
Not started Eliminate the marriage after 60 clause. Start the discussion!
Not started End the time limit for surviving spouses to apply for vocational rehabilitation and assistance services. Start the discussion!
In progress Hire 400 new service delivery staff. Start the discussion!
Not started Include provisions for the employment of veterans in the Community Benefits Agreements of federal infrastructure projects. Start the discussion!
In progress Increase the value of the disability award. Start the discussion!
Not started Increase the veteran survivor's pension amount from 50% to 70%. Start the discussion!
Not started Invest $100 million each year to expand the circle of support for veterans' families. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $25 million each year to expand access to the Permanent Impairment Allowance. Start the discussion!
In progress Invest $40 million each year to provide injured veterans with 90% of their pre-release salary with inflation indexation. Start the discussion!
Broken Invest $80 million every year to create a new Veterans Education Benefit. Start the discussion!
Broken Re-establish lifelong pensions as an option for injured veterans. Start the discussion!
In progress Re-open the nine Veterans Affairs service offices. Start the discussion!
Not started Spend $20 million to create two new centres of excellence in veterans' care. Start the discussion!