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Saskatchewan Building and Accessibility Standards Appeal Board

The Saskatchewan Building and Accessibility Standards Appeal Board (the SBAS Appeal Board) hears appeals from owners regarding: 

  • application of the accessibility standards, and 
  • orders issued by building officials for compliance with the building and accessibility standards. 

Following review, the board can hear the appeal and determine a decision for eligible requests. When an appeal is heard the board will provide a decision in writing within 30 days.

If you're determined ineligible, you will be notified with a written explanation that the appeal will not be heard.

Hearing Application Requirements

A request for a hearing can be made by:

  • An owner's agent
  • At the option of the owner
  • Within 15 days after service of the order on the owner

The request must include supporting documents, such as:

  • Design plans
  • As-built plans
  • Specifications
  • Copy of buildings official's order
  • Copies of letters from the local authority (municipality)
  • Copy of building permit
  • Any other documents to support the request for a hearing
Request for Hearing-fillable

Submit a Hearing Request Form

Submit your Hearing Request form to the office of the Appeal Board

Attention: Chief Building Official
Building Standards and Licensing Branch
Ministry of Government Relations
100 – 1855 Victoria Avenue
Regina SK S4P 3T2

Your application will be reviewed to ensure it's eligible for a hearing. The date of the filing will be the latest date stamped on submitted documents.

What to Expect after Submitting a Hearing Request Form

A hearing date will be set within 25 days of date of filing. You will be notified of the date, time and location of hearing, not less than 7 days prior to the hearing. The Appeal Board if required will investigate the subject of the hearing and prepare background documentation.

Hearing Locations and Times

  • When possible, the hearing will be near the municipality of the subject property/building
  • A barrier-free location
  • Location and times to be set by the Chair of the Appeal Board 
  • Hearings are open to the public

Please review the Application Requirements and About the Appeal Process document for further information.

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