If you are conducting business with the Government of Saskatchewan by mail, please be advised that delivery may be delayed due to rotating postal strikes. Various measures are in place to ensure service to Saskatchewan residents and businesses during postal strike action.

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.

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  • Use when the structure of the website follows a strict hierarchical structure.
  • Use when the structure of the website is broken up into sections and sub sections.
  • Do not use on the topmost level of the hierarchy (typically the home page).
  • Do not use as the main navigation of the website.

<ol  class="breadcrumb">
<li><a href="http://www.saskatchewan.ca/" >Home</a></li>
  <li><a href="http://www.saskatchewan.ca/business" >Business and Industry</a></li>
  <li><a href="http://www.saskatchewan.ca/business/employment-standards" >Employment Standards</a></li>
  <li class="active">Wages and Pay</li>
</ol>

Left Hand Navigation

Navigation should be intuitive and predictable. Both new and returning users should be able to figure out how to move through the website or application with ease.

  • Use HTML5 element <nav>.
  • Use a simple unordered list <ul> and anchor tags <a>.
See example navigation above.

<nav>
<ul class="nav-items">
  <li >
    <a href="style-guide">Style Guide</a>
    </li>
    <li >
      <a href="typography">Typography</a>
    </li>
    <li >
    <a href="iconography">Iconography</a>
    </li>
    <li >
      <a href="colour-palette">Colour Palette</a>
    </li>
    <li >
      <a href="ui-colours">UI Colours</a>
    </li>  
    <li >
      <a href="header-footer">Header Footer</a>
    </li>
    <li class="current-nav-item">
      <a href="navigation">Navigation</a>
    </li>
<li>
  <a href="buttons">Buttons</a>
</li>
  </ul>
 </nav>

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