Doing Business

The City has released Economic Outlook 2014 and population projections for the St. John’s Metropolitan Area.
The City of St. John’s is pleased to announce that it has created an online, searchable business directory.
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The City of St. John's is moving forward to blend the Business Realty and Business Occupancy Tax for the 2013 fiscal year, which will result in the elimination of the Business Occupancy Tax.
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A recent study by KPMG, a leading professional services firm specializing in audit, tax and advisory services, finds that the City of St. John's is one of the top places to do business in Canada.

 

 

Doing Business

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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.

Throughout the past 48 hours, City crews have been inspecting municipal infrastructure, including roads, culverts, parks and rivers, to ensure that all systems are clear and in proper working order.
On Monday October 20 from noon to 7 p.m., the City of St. John’s Humane Services invites you to ‘Fall’ in Love with a new pet cat for your family.
On October 17, the final cruise ship scheduled for the 2014 season will be making a stop in the Port of St. John’s.

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Street Rehabilitation (Work could include Concrete/Street Excavation, Concrete Work, Paving, Utility Adjustment, Ditch Cleaning, Heater Scarifying and Culvert Installation) Doyles Lane (Pearltown...
Commencing Monday, October 13th, lanes in certain sections of Logy Bay Road between Robin Hood Bay Road and Newfoundland Drive may be reduced to one way in each direction.  This will continue for a...
Motorists are advised that existing retaining wall structures along Waterford Bridge Road adjacent to Civic # 171 and Civic # 173 are to be replaced.  While it is anticipated that lanes in both...

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A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted by Nether World Collectibles to establish and operate a business for sales of collectible merchandise. The proposed business will occupy 90 m2 of...
The St. John’s Municipal Council is considering an application from Northern Property REIT to rezone property at 146-148 Ladysmith Drive to the Apartment Medium Density (A2) Zone. This would allow...
A Discretionary Use (Restoration of Non-Conforming Use) Application has been submitted to rebuild the dwelling at 644 Main Road. The proposed dwelling will be 22 meters wide and will be set back 34...

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NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (NLNPEA) presents the one-woman play 'Dance Like A Butterfly' with award-winning actress Lisa Hurd as 'Tillie'. This is a...
Playwright Catherine Banks will be reading her work at the Cox & Palmer Second Space, LSPU Hall, 3 Victoria Street, on Wednesday, Oct. 22 from 1 to 2 p.m. Admission is free.
Join a member of the MUN Botanical Garden horticulture staff for a tour of the flower gardens. See what’s in bloom, learn some local tips and tricks for your own garden and bring along your...

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