The minimum age for consumption of alcohol in Saskatchewan is 19 years. Alcohol, beer and wine are sold in government liquor stores as well as cold beer and wine stores in several locations throughout the city. Restaurants are licensed to serve alcoholic beverages.
A federal tax of 5% is levied on all goods and services. A provincial tax of 6% that applies to taxable goods and services consumed or used in Saskatchewan.
The City of Saskatoon is a smoke-free city which makes all public places and private clubs smoke-free. This includes bars, nightclubs, bingo halls, bowling centres, private clubs and restaurants. In addition, smoking is not allowed in outdoor seating areas associated with these establishments or in temporary tent shelters at public events.
For information on the by-law, please contact Tobacco Control Helpline Saskatoon Health Region Public Health Services 306.655.4685.
Saskatchewan observes Central Standard Time year round.
Frequently Called Numbers
Saskatoon City Police 306.975.8300
Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) 306.975.5173
Chamber of Commerce 306.244.2151
City Hall 306.975.3200
Highway Hotline 1.888.335.7623
Saskatoon Public Library 306.975.7558
Saskatoon Region Economic Development Authority 306.664.0720
tcutickets.ca at TCU Place 306.975.7799 or 1.888.639.7770
Ticketmaster at SaskTel Centre 306.938.7800 or 1.800.970.7328
Time of Day 306.244.6411
Tourism Saskatchewan 1.877.237.2273
Weather Office 306.975.4266
Royal University Hospital - 103 Hospital Drive 306.655.1000
Saskatoon City's Hospital - 701 Queen Street 306.655.8000
St. Paul's Hospital - 1702 20th Street West 306.655.5000
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