The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce represents the Saskatchewan business community, advocating on behalf of all sizes of businesses, local chambers of commerce, and professional associations. As the Voice of Saskatchewan business, it is the Chamber that advocates on behalf of Chamber members to elected politicians and senior government officials.
The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce belongs to a network of local chambers throughout the province and is a part of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce at the national level.
By representing a broad spectrum of community life in Saskatchewan, the Saskatchewan Chamber is uniquely equipped to develop policies that accurately reflect the needs of the business community.
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STEP Congratulates Canadian Organic Spice and Herb Co. on Receiving the 2022 ABEX Export AwardNovember 10, 2022
Written by Saskatchewan Trade and Export Partnership (STEP) As a finalist for a Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce 2022 ABEX Award, Colleen Haussecker, founder of Canadian Organic Spice & Herb Co., and her team were excited for the presentation of this…Continue Reading
2022 OH&S AmendmentsNovember 9, 2022
On November 3, 2022, the Government of Saskatchewan introduced amendments to the occupational health and safety (OH&S) provisions of The Saskatchewan Employment Act. In late 2021, the Saskatchewan Chamber provided the government with input into these amendments. Read the submission here….Continue Reading
WCB Rate Setting 2023November 3, 2022
The Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) has announced the 2023 preliminary average employer premium rate at $1.28 per $100.00 of accessible payroll. The 2022 average employer premium rate was $1.23. This is an overall rate increase of 4.1 percent. The…Continue Reading
Policy Resolution – Returning Carbon Tax Proceeds to SMEsOctober 20, 2022
Canada has a minimum price for carbon emission. In provinces without their own pricing system a federally imposed and administrated carbon tax is collected. However, the approx. 10% of proceeds that the federal government committed to return to SMEs and…Continue Reading
Oil & Gas Regulations SubmissionOctober 12, 2022
The SCC submitted a response to the Government of Canada on the options to cap GHG emissions in the oil and gas sector on September 30th. We proposed that: The focus should be on attracting and making decarbonization investments. Examining…Continue Reading
Government of Saskatchewan Information BulletinOctober 5, 2022
Provincial Sales Tax Expansion Effective October 1, 2022 the Provincial Sales Tax (PST) of six per cent (6%) will be expanded to include the total charge for taxable admissions, entertainment, and certain recreation in relation to a place or facility,…Continue Reading
Saskatchewan Chamber Advocates for Employment Insurance ReformSeptember 28, 2022
Responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada introduced a series of temporary measures to make Employment Insurance (EI) more accessible and generous for Canadian workers. As of September 24, 2022, these temporary measures have been lifted. In addition…Continue Reading
Jolene Watson’s Communication Styles, Team Dynamics & Stress Management WorkshopApril 18, 2022
We recently sat down with Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce member Jolene Watson, Professional Speaker & Trainer, MBTI® Certified Practitioner, and President of Clarity Coaching & Development, to learn about her exciting new Communication Styles, Team Dynamics & Stress Management Workshop…Continue Reading