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Are you looking for information, want to request City services or report an issue? Submit an Access Request right from your computer. 

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Subscribe to City of St. John's e-Updates on a variety of topics like news, events or advisories. Select a category of interest such as ‘community events’ and enter your e-mail address. Receive an e-mail each time the city posts a new item. Get involved with your city and stay current by following the City'sTwitter and Facebook accounts.

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Animals that are impounded, of suitable temperament, and not claimed by their owners within a five-day period may be offered for adoption. If you are looking for a pet, visit our Adoptable Pets page for a listing of animals that are looking for permanent homes.


AVL-Where is my Plow?

Want to see where the plow is before you shovel? AVL is our Automatic Vehicle Location application that will show you where City of St. John’s equipment is currently working. This application specifically focuses on loaders, salters and graders for snow clearing operations. The link above will launch in a new window and does not work on touch screen devices.

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Looking for a City by-law or regulation?  You can find them all on the City's website in one convenient location. If you are searching for a specific by-law, the page has a handy search feature that will help you find what you are looking for.

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Do you want to have your event displayed on the City of St. John's Events Calendar? Just follow the easy steps to Register for an account.  Once you have your account, you can login anytime to Submit Events for approval to be displayed on our  Calendar of Events.


The City of St. John’s collects applications using an automated recruitment management system. View all current job postings by clicking on Career Opportunities. You will need to create a profile that includes your education, experience, and skills, and upload a recent resume. Once you have created a profile, applying for posted positions is easy. All information is confidential to the City of St. John’s and is not shared.

Garbage and recycling schedules and reminders for the City of St. John's. View your garbage and recycling schedule and receive collection notifications all from within this app from the Apple Store.

The City has launched a website for all of your garbage, recycling and waste management needs, visit us at for all your waste management information including garbage and recycling schedules, bulk pick-ups, household hazardous waste disposal, details on the recycling program and much more.

Downtown Snow Removal

If you live or work in the downtown area, you may have to move your vehicle for snow removal. Want to know where and when downtown snow removal operations are scheduled? Select the link above to use our application that gives you a complete listing. You can also subscribe to 'Snow Removal (Downtown)' to receive daily e-mail updates by visiting St. John's e-Updates .

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When will my street be cleaned? Select the link above and use our application to find out when any downtown City street will be cleaned. Regular operations start in April and end in September, with enforced parking restrictions.

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Do you need to find out what Ward you are in and who is your councillor? This link will take you to an application where you can search by your address.

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We have a limited amount of forms, permits and applications available to the public on-line.  Please visit us on-line at  Living in St. Johns - Forms and Applications.  Many of our forms can easily be downloaded with instruction on how and where to submit your form.

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Do you want to find out when your garbage and recycling will be picked up? Select the link above to find out the schedule for any City address. Please visit for full details on City of St. John’s garbage and recycling services.
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Do you need to find a City street or address? The Mapcentre can provide a graphical view with planning layers for zoning, heritage buildings and heritage areas. This application will launch in a new window and is not supported on IOS (Apple) and Android devices.

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How much is my property assessed for? Select the link above to find any City assessed property. This application will give you details on residential property value, business property value, water units and vacant land values. This value is the amount your taxes well be calculated on.

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Need to dispose or recycle an item? Just type your item into the lookup and you will find where it is supposed to go. Please visit for full details on City of St. John’s garbage and recycling services.

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Register for or inquire about recreation programs with the City of St. John’s. Select the link above to launch our RECconnect application. Register online for all programs using your Login ID and PIN. The City is pleased to offer a fast, easy, convenient and secure method of online registration that is open every day, all day long.  Visit our Recreation page for more information.

Snow Clearing Street Priority plow

Want to know the snow clearing priority of your street? Select the link above to use our application to find out what the street priority is for snow plowing and ice control on City streets. Just scroll to the bottom of the page and select your street.

Bids And Tenders

As of January 1, 2016, all tenders and submissions will be posted online only. Register today at to receive the latest tenders electronically and to submit your bids online.

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Do you need to find out what ward you are in and who is your councillor in a map view? Select the link above to launch our Ward Map application to find your councilor and ward. This application will launch in a new window and is not supported on IOS (Apple) devices.

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Do you want to see the road conditions around St. John's? Select the link above to view live camera images of New Gower Street, Middle Pond, Shea Heights, Thorburn Road and Windsor Lake.

Online Services

This is The City's one-stop spot to find all of our Online Services. Click the link or icon to take you to the application services you are looking for. You can also use the search to filter what you are looking for.