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.

Radio Buttons and Checkboxes

Radio buttons

  • Allows user to choose a single option from a list
  • Preferable to drop=down but should be limited to 5 selections
  • For more than two options, radio buttons should be stacked
Is the mailing address the same as the address you provided above?

<fieldset class="inline">
<legend>Is the mailing address the same as the address you provided above?</legend>
<label for="radio-inline-1" class="block-label">
<input type="radio" value="Yes" name="radio-inline-group" id="radio-inline-1" />
Yes
</label>
<label for="radio-inline-2" class="block-label">
<input type="radio" value="No" name="radio-inline-group" id="radio-inline-2" />
No
</label>
</fieldset>

For two options the radio button list is to appear horizontally instead of vertically; simply add the class inline to the fieldset.

Please select a location?

<fieldset>
<legend>Please select a location?</legend>
<label class="block-label" for="radio-1">
<input type="radio" id="radio-1" name="radio-group" value="MJ" />
Moose Jaw
</label>
<label class="block-label" for="radio-2">
<input type="radio" id="radio-2" name="radio-group" value="Regina" />
Regina
</label>
<label class="block-label" for="radio-3">
<input type="radio" id="radio-3" name="radio-group" value="Saskatoon" />
Saskatoon
</label>
</fieldset>

Checkboxes

  • Allows user to choose multiple selections
  • Provide clear instructions that the user can select multiple options
Please select all records have you supplied?

<fieldset>
<legend>Please select all records have you supplied?</legend>
<label class="block-label selected" for="checkbox-1">
<input type="checkbox" id="checkbox-1" value="pay-stubl" />
Pay Stub
</label>
<label class="block-label selected" for="checkbox-2">
<input type="checkbox" id="checkbox-2" value="roe" />
Record of Employment
</label>
<label class="block-label selected" for="checkbox-3">
<input type="checkbox" id="checkbox-3" value="time-sheet" />
Timesheet(s)
</label>
</fieldset>

Radio buttons  and check boxes are structured with fieldset elements. Fieldsets are used to relate form input elements a  group. When wrapping inputs in a fieldset , a legend tag is required and contains the form question or label. This allows the individual option label to represent the corresponding option value.

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