City of St. John’s, Non-Profit Housing Division

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City Hall Annex, First Floor
PO Box 908
St. John’s, NL
A1C 5M2

Tel: (709) 576-8196                          Fax: (709) 576-8078


To provide adequate and affordable housing to residents of St. John’s and surrounding areas

Target Population:

Low to moderate income earners, whether they be single, families, or seniors

Highlight of Programs / Services Offered:

  • Lower End of Market Rentals (LEM): Tenants in this type of housing pay the lower end of market rent as determined by the NLHC. Certain eligibility requirements are in place for the LEM units. 268 units fall into this category.
  • Rent Geared to Income Units (RGI): 156 units targeted specifically at individuals and families of low income. Rents in these units are based strictly on 25 percent of their take home pay.
  • Applications for Accommodation can be obtained from our offices in the City Hall Annex or by calling (709) 576-8196.