Doing Business | City of St. John's

Doing Business

image with green background and text Our City Our Future with stylized O from the St. John's corporate logo
The City's current strategic plan expires this year and we are seeking input from residents and other stakeholders on our strategic directions and budget planning for 2019-2021.
The tipping floor of the Robin Hood Bay Materials Recovery Facility showing paper/cardboard and container recycling material in separate piles
What’s happening to our recycling material now that China is no longer accepting recycling from Canada? You might be surprised at the answer, but we're not - we planned it this way.
City Council 2017-2021 after swearing-in ceremony
Congratulations to City Council, 2017-2021, who are now officially sworn-in to office.
City of St. John's Affordable Housing logo, an illustration of colourful houses and trees
The City of St.John’s is accepting applications for the Housing Catalyst Fund to produce tangible housing solutions for residents. Grants are available for up to $10,000 per project.
Heritage building
The City has awarded over $16,000 to seven residents who applied to the Heritage Financial Incentives Program in 2017. The program aims to conserve heritage by assisting property owners with grants.

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.

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Residents and motorists are advised that, due to ongoing construction, Della Drive will be closed with no through traffic.  Local traffic only.  Motorists should use an alternate route and expect...
Construction work will be ongoing for the Polina Road Realignment and Kenmount Road Storm Sewer upgrade.  Periodic delays can be expected throughout the remainder of the work.  Traffic on Kenmount...
Portugal Cove Road will be closed between Elizabeth Avenue and Rennies Mill Road for construction work staring on Monday, June 18 continuing until November 30, 2018.   Residential traffic and...

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The City of St. John’s is considering an amendment to the St. John’s Development Regulations to set out the boundaries of the Galway wetland and to add the Galway wetland to the list of protected...
The Minister of Municipal Affairs and Environment has requested Public Consultation on the proposed St. John’s Urban Region Regional Plan Amendment 2, 2018, to re-designate land at 364 Blackhead Road...
The City of St. John’s is considering a text amendment to the St. John’s Development Regulations to allow independent people to chair public meetings. The Development Regulations currently state that...

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Folk Night at the Ship Pub   Presented by the Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Arts Society, Folk Night at the Ship is St. John's oldest continually running event (started 1974) and...
Join Krista from St. John's Soap Works for an evening of soap making with a botanical spin. Learn the art of cold process soap, and the benefits of including plants in your soap-making. ...
Come for a free information session where toys and characters will be used to facilitate language development and social interaction through play! This session is for parents and caregivers only and...

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