Doing Business

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.
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.

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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The City of St. John’s is conducting roadside pruning operations from February to April to remove low hanging branches that interfere with pedestrian and vehicle traffic, in addition to removing any...
The City of St. John's and Happy City are hosting a public consultation session on the...
An appeal against a decision of the Department of Planning, Engineering, and Regulatory Services to reject an application for proposed development of a vehicle impound lot and building at 10 George's...

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The City of St. John's and Happy City are hosting a public consultation session on the Smart Cities Challenge to inform residents on the progress of the application, and to...
Join the Computer Technololy Society of NL for coffee and conversation! Feel free to bring a laptop, work on your personal projects, collaborate with others, show off your work, ask around for help...
Identify: A Celebration of Indigenous Arts & Culture aims to create space for Indigenous voices and expression, bringing together Indigenous arts and culture professionals from the theatre,...

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