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.

A study commissioned to explore the possibility for developing a community market on the site of the former Metrobus depot on Freshwater Road has concluded that the site has considerable potential.
Street Rehabilitation (Work could include Concrete/Street Excavation, Concrete Work, Paving, Utility Adjustment, Ditch Cleaning, Heater Scarifying and Culvert Installation) Springdale Street (New...
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...
Motorists are advised that Bonaventure Avenue will be closed to through traffic from Elizabeth Avenue to Empire Avenue starting Monday, September 8 for approximately 4 weeks to facilitate replacement...

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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...
The City of St. John's is holding a public meeting to discuss the Quidi Vidi Village Overlay Study. Tract Consulting was engaged by the City to prepare this study, which will help protect the unique...
A Discretionary Use application has been submitted to the City of St. John’s by Rogers Communications Inc. seeking approval of site design in relation to a telecommunications rooftop site at 251...

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The City of St. John’s, in partnership with the Multi Materials Stewardship Board and the MUN Botanical Garden, are offering backyard composting training sessions and bins for the low price of...
The City of St. John's is holding a public meeting to discuss the Quidi Vidi Village Overlay Study. Tract Consulting was engaged by the City to prepare this study, which will help protect the...
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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