Two offices of Service Newfoundland and Labrador, the Vital Statistics Division and the Government Service Centre, now located at 5 Mews Place in St. John’s, will relocate to the Motor Registration Building in Mount Pearl on Monday.
In a news release, the province said both divisions will close as per usual at 4:30 p.m. on Friday and will reopen at their new location at 149 Smallwood Drive on Monday at 8:30 a.m.
The Vital Statistics Division registers all vital events – births, adoptions, marriages and deaths – and provides certificates regarding most of these life events to the public.
The Government Service Centre provides licences, permits, inspections, design plan reviews and certificates for a variety of businesses and individuals, including:
• Food establishments
• Electrical/mechanical contractors
• Asphalt plants
• Land/building developments
• Electrical installations
• Septic systems and wells
• Waste management
• Fuel storage systems
• Small game/angling licences
• Swimming pools
• Highway signage
Anyone requiring assistance related to Vital Statistics services may call 709-729-3308. For the Government Service Centre, please call 709-729-3699.
Online access to birth, marriage and death certificates from the Vital Statistics Division is also available at www.servicenl.gov.nl.ca/online_services/online_services.html.