Google Translate Disclaimer

A number of pages on the Government of Saskatchewan`s web site have been professionally translated in French. These translations are identified by a yellow text box that resembles the link below and can be found in the right hand rail of the page. The home page for French-language content on this site can be found here:

Renseignements en Français

Where an official translation is not available, Google™ Translate can be used. Google™ Translate is a free online language translation service that can translate text and web pages into different languages. Translations are made available to increase access to Government of Saskatchewan content for populations whose first language is not English.

The results of software-based translation do not approach the fluency of a native speaker or possess the skill of a professional translator. The translation should not be considered exact, and may include incorrect or offensive language Government of Saskatchewan does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information translated by this system. Some files or items cannot be translated, including graphs, photos, and other file formats such as portable document formats (PDFs).

Any person or entities that rely on information obtained from the system does so at his or her own risk. Government of Saskatchewan is not responsible for any damage or issues that may possibly result from using translated website content. If you have any questions about Google™ Translate, please visit: Google™ Translate FAQs.

Building and Accessibility Standards

The Codes and Standards Program maintains the standards for the construction, renovation and the fire safe operation of buildings throughout Saskatchewan.

The Code and Standards Program applies to:

  • Building owners - responsible for compliance with the UBAS Act and the NBC. 
  • Municipalities - responsible for administration and enforcement of the NBC. 
  • Building officials - provide services to municipalities. 
  • Government - assist building owners, industry, municipalities, building officials and other code users in the development of safe, healthy, habitable buildings.

For a list of available advisories, guides, forms and handbooks, go to Building Standards and Licensing information in the Government of Saskatchewan's Publication Centre.

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