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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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Portugal Cove Road will be closed between New Cove Road and Elizabeth Avenue on Monday, April 9th until August 31st.  Construction will also encompass the section of Portugal Cove Road between...

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Registration for Fall Programs begins at 7 a.m. on Thursday, August 16, for residents of St. John’s and 7 a.m. on Thursday, August 23, for residents of other municipalities.  Please see ...
The public hearing scheduled for August 8, 2018 was cancelled in accordance with the Urban and Rural Planning Act, as no public submissions were received. The St. John's Municipal Council adopted St...
A Discretionary Use (Change of Non-Conforming Use) application has been submitted requesting permission to convert the existing building at 122 Springdale Street into a dwelling. The proposed...

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Tuckamore Faculty and Guest Artists perform two of Beethoven’s most beloved chamber works; the hauntingly beautiful “Ghost” Trio, Op. 70, and the epic String Quartet Op. 132. Join...
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...
Registration for Fall Programs begins at 7 a.m. on Thursday, August 16, for residents of St. John’s and 7 a.m. on Thursday, August 23, for residents of other municipalities.   Please see...

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