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.

Colour Palette

Official Colours

The two official colours are Canola Yellow and Football Green. These two colours are part of the main identity carriers for the Government of Saskatchewan.

You may include these as accent colours when creating your palette, but they cannot exceed 10% of your work.

Football
#046a38

Canola
#ffe359



Primary Palette

The Government of Saskatchewan’s secondary colour palette is a representation of the province and embodies the richness, natural beauty, vibrancy and potential of the province. 

Midnight Sky
#00558c

Potash
#9d2235

Elkwater
#57abad

Athabasca Dune
#cfcbae

Campfire
#cf5833

Buffalo Grass
#a4d65e


Tertiary Palette

The tertiary palette offers a variety of grey-scale colours and are mainly used for universal elements.

Graphite
#333333

Use
Dark text
Background

Smoke
#666666

Use
Secondary Type

Seagull
#e1e3e6

Use
Secondary Information

Cloud
#f5f5f5

Use
Form Background
Line Breaks

White
#fffffff

Use
Light Text


Colour Contrast

The colour contrast ratio for text and interactive elements should be at least 4.5:1 as recommended by the W3C. Test your service to meet this standard.

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