All deadlines close at 4:00 PM Saskatchewan time. If a deadline falls on a statutory holiday or a weekend, applications will be accepted until 4:00 PM the following business day.
Application processing time: Applications for productions in which the majority of principal photography takes place in Saskatchewan can expect to receive results within 4 to 6 weeks from the application acceptance date.
Saskatchewan Stream: eligible applicants may apply for financial support equal to a maximum of 30% of all eligible Saskatchewan expenditures up to a maximum of $5,000,000.
Service Production Stream: eligible applicants may apply for 25% of all eligible Saskatchewan expenditures up to a maximum of $5,000,000.
Both streams: applicants might be eligible for the following bonuses (to a commitment not exceeding a maximum of 40% of eligible Saskatchewan expenditures for Saskatchewan Stream, or maximum of 35% for Service Production Stream):
Check out our incentives calculation table to see what you may qualify for!
A comprehensive list of eligible Saskatchewan expenditures is available here.
The official guidelines supersede all information contained elsewhere on this website, delivered to applicants by Program Advisors, or otherwise made publicly available.
This grant was previously two separate grants (“Feature Film Production” and “TV Production”) but has now become one combined grant: “Feature Film and Television Production”.
For the Saskatchewan Stream, eligible applicants may apply for financial support equal to a maximum of 30% of all eligible Saskatchewan expenditures up to a maximum of $5,000,000.
There are some new incentive bonuses:
COVID-19 Safety Plan
The payment schedule is contingent upon Creative Saskatchewan’s risk assessment of the application. Typical payment schedules follow these milestones: