Residential Rental Housing Development

Expressions of Interest (Phase I) are now being accepted until Wednesday, February 21, 2024. Program details, eligibility requirements and information on the application process are available in the backgrounder below.

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Take This Survey – We Need Input

The Town of Channel-Port aux Basques is in the process of updating its Economic Development Strategy and your input is needed to help develop the Strategy’s direction, goals and priorities. The survey will take approximately 15 minutes. Your responses are

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Cold Weather Warning

Environment Canada has issued an extreme cold warning for this week. The wind chill will be near -30. Please take any necessary precautions to prevent your water lines from freezing. For some residents you may need to keep water running

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Snow Clearing Reminder

Residents of Channel Port aux Basques are reminded that Snow Clearing Regulations prohibit parking on any street between the hours of 12:00 midnight and 8:00 a.m. during the period from the first day of December in any year to the

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Rare Historic Find

About our two Astrolabes

Two Astrolabes dated from the early 1600’s were discovered near Channel-Port aux Basques. They are both in mint condition and in working order. A very rare and valuable find for Newfoundland and all of Canada.

Canada's Ferry Gateway to Newfoundland

The gulf crossing between North Sydney and Channel-Port aux Basques is always a memorable lifetime experience. The ferries are among the largest ice breaking ferries in the world. They look like cruise ships and they can each take 1200 passengers and 350 cars. Book early to ensure availability.