Town of L'Anse au Clair

Labrador, Canada

Town Office

L'Anse au Clair is an incorporated municipality in the province of Newfoundland & Labrador. The town was incorporated in 1970. Today, the town is governed by an elected council comprised of a mayor, a deputy mayor and five councillors.

L'Anse au Clair Town Council, December 2018. Left to right: Sheila Chubbs, Shelley Griffin, Chad Letto, Jody Hancock, Jamie O'Brien, Monica Hunt, Wade Chubbs.

L'Anse au Clair's town centre was destroyed by fire in 2016. Planning for a new town centre is underway. Until construction of the new centre is complete, the town has a temporary office in a building on Main Road. The office is staffed by Town Clerk Loretta Griffin.


Town Council - 2019

  • Chad Letto, Mayor
  • Jody Hancock, Deputy Mayor
  • Sheila Chubbs, Councillor
  • Wade Chubbs, Councillor
  • Shelley Griffin, Councillor
  • Monica Hunt, Councillor
  • Jamie O'Brien, Councillor

Regular council meetings are held to conduct town business. Minutes from council meetings are available on the Minutes & Documents page.


Town Services

The town council provides the following services for residents:

  • Water & sewer to all the town, including roadside fire hydrants
  • Volunteer fire department and a fire hall
  • Outdoor skating rink, ballfield and playground
  • Walking and hiking trails

As well, these commercial services are available in the town:

  • Telephone, DSL Internet, cell phone & satellite TV services provided by Bell Aliant
  • Cable TV provided by Clearview Cable


Membership Organizations

The town is a member of several organizations within the province and the local region: