Doing Business

Water Street at night showing vehicle headlights and title Refresh Water Street
The City is in the planning phase for the replacement of century-old infrastructure beneath Water Street, we want residents, visitors and businesses to share opinions and ideas for the street.
Worker with safety vest and gloves uses an iPad
Beginning this month, City of St. John’s Building Inspectors will be armed with a new technology that will improve the inspection process for both the public and inspectors alike.
Mayor of St. John's Dennis O'Keefe and Mayor of Happy Valley-Goose Bay Jamie Snook in good spirits while signing a Letter of Intent
The Mayor of St. John's, Dennis O'Keefe, and the Mayor of Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Jamie Snook, signed a Letter of Intent expressing their commitment to the pursuit of opportunities of...
The '311 St. John's' app for iPhones is a new way to connect with the City. The 311 phone line, in-person service at City Hall, and web submission are other ways to contact Access St....
The City has released Economic Outlook 2014 and population projections for the St. John’s Metropolitan Area.

Doing Business

Image of Downtown St. John's Buildings

The City of St. John's is a fantastic place to do business. Whether you are an established company or just starting out with your first business we can help you find all of the information you need to be successful from information on the permits and regulations required to do business in the City, to some of the services we provide and helpful information on our economy.

Learn more about Doing Business in the City of St. John’s by exploring this section of our website.

The City is in the planning phase for the replacement of century-old infrastructure beneath Water Street, we want residents, visitors and businesses to share opinions and ideas for the street.
To facilitate improvements to the water main on Terra Nova Road, residents of St. John's are advised that water service to Terra Nova Road (Civic #2 to #34) will be interrupted on Tuesday, September...
Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on Brine St. from Hamilton Ave. to the laundromat on Brine St. to relocate power lines for the new Condo Building.  Flagpersons will be on site...
Residents of St. John's are advised that the water will be shut off on Diefenbaker Street due to a watermain leak.  Affected residents are those on Diefenbaker Street, between Laurier Street and up...

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The St. John’s Municipal Council is considering an application to rezone land at 362-374 Empire Avenue from the Residential Medium Density (R2) Zone to the Apartment Low Density (A1) Zone. The...
A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted to the City of St. John’s by Bell Mobility Inc. requesting to construct a telecommunications tower at 2678 Trans-Canada Highway.   In accordance...
The City of St. John’s invites interested and qualified people to apply as potential commissioners. The role of a commissioner is to conduct public hearings and make recommendations to the St. John’s...

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After a summer full of exciting garden events, regular monthly meetings of the Newfoundland Horticultural Society are starting up again with the next meeting to be held at St. David's Church Hall...
Join our horticulture staff and see what’s in bloom at MUN Botanical Garden every week. This outdoor program will take place in the flower garden area, every Wednesday afternoon from 2 to 3 p.m...
Local jazz greats the Brad Jefford Trio+ host a concert and jam session at The Black Sheep.  The Brad Jefford Trio+ start it off around 9:30 p.m. with a set of their high energy original jazz...

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