Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 1:45 PM

COVID-19 Update March 19, 2020

COVID-19 Update
Effective the end of business today (March 19, 2020) City Hall and all public facilities operated by the City of St. John’s will be closed to the public for walk-in service. 
To book a phone appointment with a City representative please call the Access Centre at 311 or 754-CITY (2489) or email Non-profit housing clients may call 576-8196 or email
Parking Permits: all parking permits with a March 31 deadline are extended automatically to April 30, 2020.
Tax Payments: Tax payments can be made online or through bank deduction. See below for details on how you can make preauthorized payments through your bank for City of St. John’s taxes. Your account number is on your municipal tax bill. Omit the first two zeros when prompted for your account number.
Bank of Montreal St. John’s- Property Tax
Hong Kong Bank City of St. John’s Nfld. Taxes
President’s Choice St. John’s Taxes
Royal Bank of Canada ST. JOHN’S NFLD. (all caps)
Scotia Bank St. John’s City Taxes
TD Canada Trust St. John’s Taxes (include first 2 Zeroes of account#)
You may be asked screening questions by City staff for in-person service: City staff will be provided with a list of standard screening questions they may ask residents before meeting with any members of the public or entering any private or commercial property; these measures are being taken to protect both staff and the general public and to ensure the continuity of services during the COVID-19 pandemic.
For the latest information on City services impacted at this time, please visit