Learn more about COVID-19 in Saskatchewan. Case numbers are updated daily. 

Effective December 17, all private dwelling indoor gatherings are limited to immediate households only.  Review all public health measures 

Google Translate Disclaimer

A number of pages on the Government of Saskatchewan's website have been professionally translated in French. These translations are identified by a yellow box in the right or left rail that resembles the link below. The home page for French-language content on this site can be found at:

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.

Software-based translations 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. The 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.

Building Standards Courses

Each year, the Building Standards Branch offers a number of workshops and training for:

  • building owners;
  • industry (architects, engineers, technologists and contractors);
  • municipal officials;
  • building officials;
  • fire inspectors; and
  • other interested code users.

These workshops and training opportunities may be applied to credit hours required under the Building Official Licensing Training (BOLT) program.

To learn more about the BOLT program or about courses to be offered in the future, please contact the Building Standards Branch at 306-787-4113.

Webinar - Understanding the Objective Based Code

This on-demand virtual workshop is to provide code users and industry the fundamental concepts for the objective based codes, which in turn will provide a better understanding of application, limitations and alternative solutions to the National Building Code of Canada (NBC) specific to Saskatchewan.

The following topics will be covered, which include working examples for application of:

  • Provincial legislation,
  • Objective statements,
  • Functional statements,
  • Intent statements, and
  • Alternative solutions.

This workshop, consisting of eight chapters, will provide four credit hours towards mandatory training hour requirements for building official license renewal and four credit hours towards professional development for others. Upon completion of all eight chapters including the short survey, a certificate will be emailed to the address provided with the registration.

All eight chapters of this virtual workshop (listed below) must be completed by Friday, October 9, 2020.

Please register as required to gain access to these presentations.

We need your feedback to improve saskatchewan.ca. Help us improve