Community Services

  

Village Office Hours

Summer Office Hours:

Tuesday - Friday, 9:00 .a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Off-Season: 

Monday & Friday: closed to the public. 

Regular hours are Tuesday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. unless otherwise posted.


The Resort Village of Cochin offers a wide range of community services. Please contact the Village Office (1-306-386-2333) for further information. Services and community organizations are listed alphabetically.


  • ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: Call the 24 hour help line: 306-665-6727 or the Village Office: 306-386-2333 for more information.
  • BALL DIAMONDS: The ball diamonds are located just south of the Bigway Store along Highway 4. Enter your team for the annual ball tournament during Cochin Days! Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
  • BOAT LAUNCHES: The Jackfish Lake boat launch is located at the Main Beach. The Murray Lake boat launch is located behind the old Village Storage Compound
  • BYLAWS: Village of Cochin Bylaw information is available from the Village Office. 
  • CHURCH SERVICES: Both the Baptist Church & St. Rose de Lima Catholic Church are located along Highway 4 N. Regular Services at the Baptist Church are Sunday at 11 a.m. Catholic Masses are held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday and each Sunday at 9:00 a.m.
  • COMMUNITY HALL: The Community Hall can be available for your family reunion, weddings, and more. Rental - $600.00, Cleaning/Damage Deposit - $600.00. Renter must be a Village Tax Payer. Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
  • DEVELOPMENT PERMITS: For any resident looking to do any work on their property including: adding an addition, accessory building, new build and yard work. See OTHER DOCUMENTS on website for the permit.
  • EMERGENCY MEASURES (E.M.O.): Contact the Village Office for further information. We do not currently have a coordinator.
  • EMERGENCY RESPONSE Police, Fire & Ambulance Emergency ONLY - 911. R.C.M.P. Non-emergent calls - 446-1720.
  • FIRE DEPARTMENT: This is a Volunteer Program & we need you! Fire Chief Dave Elder. Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
  • FIRST RESPONDERS: W.P.D. Ambulance (Call 911 for emergency response)
  • FISH FILLETING: A fish filleting shack is located at the Murray Lake Boat Launch
  • GARBAGE PICKUP: Household garbage pick-up is on Monday.  Effective August 1, 2019, all domestic garbage will need to be placed  into a securely lidded garbage container which is scavenger and wind proof.  This may be a garbage pail or barrel or a wooden or similar box or bin but secured in such a way that it cannot be upset.  The garbage will have to be placed in a plastic bag that is tied and does not weigh more than 30 pounds and is placed into the garbage contained so that our staff are able to lift it from the container.  In order to keep the village refuse free, bylaw infractions will be issued to residents who don’t meet these guidelines. Leaves & trees will be picked up following the May & September long weekends only.
  • INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS: Wireless High Speed Internet is Available in Cochin! Contact: Little Loon Wireless; Phone: 1-866-328-6144; E-mail: cs@littleloon.ca; Website: www.littleloon.ca or SaskTel Promotions @ http://www.sasktel.com/personal/promotions/internet.html
  • LANDFILL: The R.M. of Meota Landfill site is  open from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.   
  • LIBRARY: The Library is located in the Village Office. It is open during office hours. Hi-Speed Internet available.
  • LOST HORSE CREEK WILDLIFE FEDERATION: For membership information or news about upcoming events please contact: Northland Rentals @ 386-1300, Kevin Jones @ 386-3001 or Brad Pattinson @ 445-3534. 
  • PLAYGROUNDS: There are 4 playgrounds. One is located at the Main Beach. One is located at the beach on Hunt's Cove. The other 2 can be found on Joseph Crescent and on Terry Crescent.
  • POST OFFICE: Hours are Mon - Fri 8:30-11:30am, 1-4pm. Mailbox access is available week days 8:30 am - 9 pm and Saturday 9 am-6 pm.
  • RINK BUILDING: The Rink Building is available for smaller gatherings. Rental - $150.00, Damage Deposit - $150.00. Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
  • SEAWEED PICKUP: The works staff will remove seaweed each Tuesday and Thursday during the summer months. Residents are asked to clear the beach of boats or other items so that the tractor can get through.
  • STORAGE COMPOUND: The storage compound is located behind the Village Office. Fees are $250.00/year for large stalls & $200.00/year for small stalls. A $10.00 key deposit is required. Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
  • TENNIS COURT & HORSESHOE PITS: The tennis court & four horseshoe pits are located at the Main Beach.
  • ​WATER SUPPLY: The Interlake Water Utility is responsible for water service to the Village of Cochin. For further information please see The Interlake Water Utility website http://www.interlakewater.net The after hours contact number for Interlake Regional Water is 306-441-6015 (Wayne Tindall).