About Elliston - About/Contact the Town of Elliston

 

 

Contact Information

 

2013-2017 Town Council              Telephone/Fax. #            Mailing Address
           
Mayor: Derek Martin   Tel: (709) 468-2649   Town of Elliston
Deputy Mayor: Geraldine Baker   Fax: (709) 468-2867   P.O. Box 115
Councillors: Jabez Chaulk       Elliston, NL  A0C 1N0
  Blair Templeman        
  Harriet Tilley (2016)       Email Address
           
Town Clerk: Donna Chaulk       Click Here

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our Town & Population

 

The town of Elliston was incorporated on June 15th, 1965 but has been permanently settled since 1806. The first town council was composed of the following: Gerald Tilley, Mayor; Richard Hobbs, Deputy Mayor; Arthur W. Coles, Roy Tilley, Samuel White, William J. Goodland, and Douglas Tilley, Councillors.

 

Elliston celebrates 50 years of being an incorporated municipality on June 15th, 2015.

 

Elliston's Population Trend

 

Population (2011): 337

Population (2006): 306

Population (2001): 360

Population (1996): 461

Population (1991): 533

Population (1981): 527

Population (1976): 540

Population (1971): 551

Population (1966): 691

Population (1961): 678

Population (1956): 699

Population (1951): 574

Population (1945): 591

Population (1935): 863

Population (1921): 933

Population (1911): 907

Population (1901): 941

Population (1891): 951 (Population Apex)

Population (1884): 870

Population (1874): 722

Population (1869): 677

Population (1857): 523

Population (1845): 336

Population (1838): 329

Population (1836): 388

Population (1825): 200

 

 

2017 Tax Rates

Property Tax: 8 mills/$325.00 (annual basic)

 

Vacant Land: 8 mills/$300.00 (annual basic)

 

Water & Sewer Tax: $384.00 annual serviced lot

 

Poll Tax (Non Property Owner): $300 per year

 

Business Tax: 9.5 mils/$300.00 (annual basic)

 

Utility Tax: 2.5%

 

Business Permits: $75.00

 

Building Permits:

$25.00 - Construction up to $20,000.00

$75.00 - Construction over $20,000.00

 

Renovation Permit: $10.00

 

Demolition Permit: $10.00

 

Water Turn On/Off:

$50.00 (first turn On/Off no charge)

If services are disconnected because of non-payment of taxes, the charge to reconnect is $50.00.

 

NSF Cheques: Same as charged to the town by the Bank

 

Park Fees:

$20.00 - Serviced lot nightly

$120.00 - Serviced lot weekly

$360.00 - Serviced lot monthly

$15.00 - Un-serviced lot nightly

$90.00 - Un-serviced lot weekly

$270.00 - Un-serviced lot monthly

 

Town Hall Rentals:

$50.00 (small party)

$75.00 (large party)

 

Tax Certificates: $25.00

 

Compliance Letter: $25.00

 

Tax Status Notification: $25.00

 

Copies of Minutes: $5.00

 

Garbage Collection: $10.00 month ($120.00 annually)

 

 

Town Hall Rentals

The Elliston Town Hall may be booked for events by contacting Mrs. Donna Chaulk at (709) 468-2649.

 

$50.00 (small party)

$75.00 (large party where alcohol is served)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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