License to Practice Optometry in Saskatchewan

Membership in the Saskatchewan Association of Optometrists (SAO) is mandatory.

Learn more about challenging the Jurisprudence Exam.

Learn more about obtaining requirements.


Both our College and Association are combined; and therefore, only one license fee is required.

The fee for 2018 is $3,180 and allocated as follows:

  • $2,180 to the SAO,
  • $400 to the Canadian Association of Optometrists, and
  • $600 to Provincial Public Education and Awareness.

License Requirements to Practice Optometry in Saskatchewan

(All licensing requirements to practice optometry in Saskatchewan must be met. Learn more about license requirements )