Doing Business

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Municipalities in the St. John’s Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) are working together to undertake a residential survey designed to gather information and perspectives from residents in the region.
Bigbelly solar waste container for paper and container recyclables, and garbage that is compacted by solar-power
The City of St. John's has placed a Bigbelly solar-powered container at Holdsworth Court, on the corner of George Street and Adelaide Street, that compacts garbage and sends an email when full.
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From Monday to Friday, September 14 - 18, a design studio will be stationed at the Visitor/Business Information Centre, 348 Water Street.
CARILED participants in St. John's
Government representatives from the Caribbean and staff from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ Caribbean Local Economic Program are visiting St. John’s and area this week.
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.

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.

Due to the Memorial Day and Canada Day holiday on Friday, July 1, all City offices and facilities including the Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility will be closed.
St. John’s commemorates Memorial Day and celebrates Canada Day from sunrise to sunset on Friday, July 1, with free events throughout the City.
Motorists are advised that watermain work on Kenmount Road East Bound will commence Monday, July 4. Flagpersons will be on site and detours will be in place. This work will cover both curb and median...
Motorists are advised that Pearltown Road between Brookfield Road and Old Bay Bulls Road will be closed at the bridge construction site for approximately 12 weeks starting July 4, 2016. This is to...
Contractors will be working on the following streets from July 4 to July 8 under the City's annual Streets Rehabilitation and Sidewalk Programs. Work could include street excavations, concrete work,...

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The City of St. John's has received an application by EXP Architects Inc. on behalf of REB Holdings to rezone the property located at 315 Torbay Road. The purpose is to allow a residential...
An Extension of Non-Conforming Use application has been submitted requesting permission to construct an extension to the East side of the building located at 1 Logy Bay Road (The Carpet Factory) to...
A Discretionary Use application has been submitted requesting permission to redevelop the property at 11 Barrow's Road (formerly the Flakehouse) as an Eating Establishment (Restaurant). The building...

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The St. John's Farmers' Market (SJFM) operates from June to December on Saturdays, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lion's Club Chalet (behind the ReMax Centre), enter at Lion's Park...
Created by Fairydoortours@gmail.com Fairy Door Tours Every Saturday at Pippy Park Two Tours: 1pm & 2:30pm Discover the Magic of Fairy Doors Children and adults alike will enjoy...
Explore Newfoundland barrens, boreal forest, or bog as you hike one of our nature trails with education staff. Learn about Newfoundland plants and animals while you enjoy plenty of fresh air and...

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