Effective Friday, September 17, a province-wide mandatory masking order will be implemented for all indoor public spaces. 

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Move a Public Holiday Permit

The authorization to move a public holiday permit allows employers to move a public holiday to another day. Section 2-31(b)(ii) of The Saskatchewan Employment Act outlines the requirements that allow these arrangements.

In recognition of the significance of Remembrance Day, permission to observe that holiday on another day will only be granted in exceptional circumstances.

Obtaining a Permit

Permit applications should be submitted at least two weeks before the permit is required.

The form should be completed and returned to:

Employment Standards
Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety
Sturdy Stone Building, 8th Floor
122 - 3rd Avenue North
Saskatoon SK  S7K 2H6

Application forms can also be submitted by fax to (306) 933-5444 or by email to: employmentstandardspermits@gov.sk.ca.

Download the authorization to move a public holiday permit application

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