Doing Business

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.
Parking meter with a yellow bag over it, text on image "Why does the City bag parking meters"
From time to time, parking meters operated by the City of St. John’s may be bagged with a bright, yellow bag. A yellow bag on a meter indicates that the parking space is not available.
artist rendition of community market at Freshwater Road
Take a sneak peek inside the new Community Market at Freshwater Road, where construction will soon begin.
stock image of keyboard with red dollar sign key
If you do business with the City, you can now sign-up for electronic transfers...
Ian Foster band performing in Bannerman Park in 2016.
The 2017 Call for Performers is open until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15.

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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Contractors will be working on the following streets from July 24th to 28th under the City's annual streets rehab and infrastructure maintenance programs. Work could include Street excavations,...
Residents are advised that the Gymnasium at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre is closed for maintenance from July 20 to September 5, 2017.  
Residents of St. John's are advised that there will be lane reductions in the vicinity of Columbus Drive and Prince Philip Drive at the Kenmount Road Overpass. Motorists can expect delays.  Start...

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A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted requesting permission to occupy a portion of 101 Doyle's Road as a Home Occupation for a Custom Art & Consulting Business, creating clay wedding...
A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted requesting permission to convert a portion of the main floor (95m2) at 171-179 Elizabeth Avenue from Commercial Use into two Accessible Dwelling...
The MS Spitsbergen with 335 passengers and 80 crew is scheduled to arrive in the Port City of St. John’s at 8 a.m. on Monday, July 24 and depart at 2 p.m.   Please note that ship arrivals and...

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The Basilica Heritage Foundation presents an unforgettable one man-play and guided tour of the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Journey back in time to the late 1840s with Bishop Michael Anthony...
Board of Appeal Hearing RE: 46 & 48 Barrows Road Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:15 p.m. in the Foran/Greene Room, fourth floor, City Hall   An appeal against the decision of Council...
This summer, the Basilica Museum Committee is pleased to present Weaving the Wind. In this hour-long concert, award-winning artist Ed Kavanagh plays beautiful Newfoundland, Irish and...

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