Doing Business

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.
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.

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 invites you to participate in the first ever Pumpkin Walk at Bannerman Park on Wednesday, Nov.1 from 6 to 8 p.m.
On Monday, City Council will vote on a Standing Committee Review Report which has, as one of its recommendations, a pilot project to change current standing committees to a Committee of the Whole.
High Five Principles of Healthy Childhood Development has been cancelled on October 28 at Paul Reynolds Community Centre as course is being offered at...
Update:  This work will be commencing Monday, October 23. Original advisory:  The City of St. John's wishes to advise that as part of the road upgrading work for the Galway project, the west bound on...

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The St. John's Municipal Council adopted St. John’s Municipal Plan Amendment Number 141, 2017, and St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 650, 2017, on October 16, 2017, and hereby gives...
A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Connie Parsons School of Dance Ltd. to develop a portion of the existing lot at 1 Kent Place as a Parking Lot. The addition to the parking area...
A Discretionary Use (Restoration of Non-Conforming Use) application has been submitted by Avalon Trimworks Ltd. to rebuild a dwelling destroyed by fire at 149B Petty Harbour Road. The proposed...

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Click link to regular weekly council agenda on our website.  
Ages 12 to 16 can drop in to the Kilbride Lions Community Centre - we'll have different games and activities on the go, and it's all for free.
Live Magazine! Multi-Curated, Multi-Disciplinary, tons of fun! Volume 3, Issue #7 Curated by Monica Walsh. 8 p.m., Cox & Palmer Second Space at the LSPU Hall – Tickets are $10 and...

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