Policy on Evaluation – Frequently Asked Questions

This web page from the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat provides answers to eight frequently asked questions about their 2009 Policy on Evaluation. The key questions focus on changes, key implementation dates and who the policy applies to. 


  • What is the 2009 Policy on Evaluation?
  • What is the difference between the 2009 and the 2001 policy?
  • Who does this policy apply to?
  • What impact does the 2009 policy have on departments and agencies?
  • When did this policy take effect?
  • Which sections of the policy are being implemented gradually?
  • Are there supporting documents for the 2009 policy?
  • Have there been any amendments to the policy on evaluation since 2009?


Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, (2009). Policy on Evaluation – Frequently Asked Questions. Retrieved from: http://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/cee/faq-eval-eng.asp