Facility Leasing &
Development Opportunities

Port Saint John manages a total of 297 acres of land on behalf of the Canadian Government.

Through the guiding principles of the Canada Marine Act, our Port Authority is mandated to undertake the responsible development of Crown assets. As required under our guiding legislation, we give organizations with a marine component preference, however, we welcome development opportunity proposals from all industries.

Lease or Development: Lot X

With up to 10 acres available, our aptly named Lot X awaits your big ideas.

Port Saint John is located within a Foreign Trade Zone, allowing import and export business’ to defer or exempt specific taxes/tariffs. We offer regular container services to over 500 ports globally.

Lease: Shed D & Fabrication Shop

If you’re looking to save on your supply chain costs, we can help!

Located within metres of our container terminal and the rapidly rising additional reefer towers, Shed D offers up to 120,000 square feet available for immediate lease. With ceilings 35′ tall at the centre, and rail at the rear of the building this is the perfect opportunity to: consolidate, reposition, or expand your offerings to the world.

Development: Pugsley lot

It’s a rarity that there is waterfront land available to develop, but opportunities still exist!

Port Saint John is looking to develop our Pugsley Wharf area into a location that will serve as a hub for both the community, and guests alike. With nearly 2 acres of land available for a long-term lease, we want to hear how you will reimagine this space steeped in maritime history. Whether your idea is a multi-story container building to house your business, your services, or those tasty beverages that can be served on the finger pier; our land can serve as the staging point for your big ideas.

Lease or Development: Long Wharf

At Long Wharf, you could have a front-row seat to the visiting vessels. Our 16.8 acre Long Wharf terminal situated in the heart of Uptown awaits your ideas, serving both clean cargo projects and welcoming tens of thousands of passengers to the Saint John region each year.

Lease or Development: Lower Cove

Lower Cove offers 16.8 acres of development potential with access to the world via water, road, and the option to accommodate rail.

The terminal is located in close proximity to the city’s vibrant Uptown core and is situated adjacent to the Diamond Jubilee Cruise Terminal. Lower Cove currently handles a mix of bulk products and can be used for a multitude of purposes.

We welcome all proposals that will enhance Port Saint John’s offering to the marine world, and increase the economic impact of our land to New Brunswick!

Development: Other Parcels of Land

Pictured Below, this roughly 7-acre piece of land sits adjacent to the Digby Ferry Terminal; connecting the Nova Scotia peninsula to New Brunswick. If you’re interested in expanding or starting your business at our year round ice-free Port, let’s talk!

Port Saint John is open to innovative proposals on how your business can grow with the Port of Saint John on our land. For more details on any facility please contact John Runcie, Commercial Services Manager.


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