Operating Authority

As of June 1, 2018, Operating Authority Certificates are no longer required to obtain a Class PB registration in Saskatchewan.

Following are the requirements that are needed to obtain a Class PB registration (Pre-booked/Scheduled passenger service):

1.  Hold a valid class 2 or 4 driver's licence to operate a Class PB vehicle; dependent on the vehicle. (Note: some class PB vehicles can be operated with a class 5 driver's licence, please contact SGI for clarification)

2.  Hold a National Safety Code (NSC) number. (An NSC number will be assigned if the registered owner doesn't already have one)

3.  Hold a valid liability insurance policy:
         15 passengers & less - - $1 million (minimum)
         16 or more passengers - - $3 million (minimum)

4.  Have a Periodic Motor Vehicle Inspection (PMVI) in order to operate. (A PMVI inspection is required every 12 months for vehicles operated provincially and every 6 months for vehicles operated extra-provincially).

5.  Not operate the vehicle as a taxi or rideshare vehicle.

For more information pertaining to vehicle inspections on SGI's website:

For more information regarding PB registrations, please visit SGI's website:

If you have any questions please contact your local SGI Motor Licence Issuer or the following:

Curtis Mead - SGI Vehicle Registration Policy 306-775-6599
Stacey Lozinsky - SGI Vehicle Registration Policy 306-775-6332

Rev: 2.0