Doing Business

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.
The City of St. John’s is pleased to announce that it has created an online, searchable business directory.

 

 

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 of St. John’s has hired a consultant to begin exploratory work on the water and sewer infrastructure on Water Street, beginning in early July, between Waldegrave Street and Job’s Cove.
Due to the Canada Day and Memorial Day holiday on Wednesday, July 1, all City offices and facilities, including the Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility, will be closed.
Motorists are advised that sections of Back Line between Doyle's Road and Ridgemount Street may be reduced to one way from Monday to Friday between 7:00 am and 5:30 pm beginning Monday, July 6, 2015...
The City will be working on the following streets from July 6 to 10 under the street rehabilitation program. Commuters may experience traffic delays in these areas. Street Rehabilitation (Work could...
Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on Waldegrave Street from New Gower Street to Water Street starting at 7 a.m. on July 4, 2015 through to 7 p.m. on July 5, 2015. A detour will...

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The St. John's Municipal Council adopted St. John’s Municipal Plan Amendment Number 132, 2015 and St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 614, 2015 at its regular meeting held May 25,...
A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted to the City of St. John’s by Rogers Communications Inc. requesting concurrence to construct a telecommunications tower located at 39 Airport Heights...
A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted requesting municipal approval to occupy 69-71 Howlett's Line as a home occupation for a hair salon. The studio will have a total floor area of 20....

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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...
St. John's Tombolo Multicultural Festival features concerts, workshops, an international food fair and lots of kids activities.
Shake It Up! Part of the Shakespeare by the Sea 2015 Season. Written by Brendan Kelso Outside the St. John's Farmer's Market off of Bonaventure Street Saturdays at 11am & 1pm from...

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