Welcome to the Rural Municipality of St. François Xavier.

This web site is designed with two objectives:


Most items are available from the menu above or links on the various pages.

Watch this space for news and important announcements.

In addition to conventional means of providing information to our residents, we will be using this site to pass on news and other important announcements regarding issues, events and other items of interest.


New Zoning By-Law Approved

A new zoning by-law, to replace the 1997 zoning by-law, has been approved. The new by-law can be found here. Here are the links to associated map of the municipality and village.


Building Inspector

Ken Cutts is the municipal Building Inspector. He can be contacted at


Financial Information

Information on the 2013 Financial Plan, plus other municipal financial information, can be found here.


Secondary Plan

On February 22, 2011, Council adopted by-law 13-2010, which is a secondary plan for the village of St. François Xavier. The intent is to provide a plan for sustainable growth and infrastructure development within the village for the next 20 years. The document and accompanying map can be found here.


Water Utility

A new public information booklet on the Cartier Regional Water System has been released. You can view or download this document here.


The municipality is required to prepare an annual report on the water utility. The report for 2012 can be found here. The 2011 is here, the 2010 report is here, the 2009 report is here and the 2008 report is here.


The water provided by the Municipal Water Utility is produced by the Cartier Regional Water Co-op Inc. (CRWCI) at its plant near St. Eustache. The 2012 annual report can be found here. Older reports produced by the Co-op are here: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.


Report a Street Light Problem

Manitoba Hydro has a link on their web site to allow you to report problems with street lights. Click here to go to their web site.


Emergency Preparedness

The RM of St. Francois Xavier is part of the C.a.S.H. emergency preparedness committee. This organization is dedicated to providing residents with the best integrated emergency management system available. To learn more about C.a.S.H. or emergency preparation, visit their website at www.cashmanitoba.com.


The Emergency Management Board of the Rural Municipalities of Headingley, St. Francois Xavier and Cartier are canvassing for volunteers to take on positions within the Municipal Emergency Plan. Click here for more information.


White Horse Plains Planning District

On April 6, 2010, the Board passed a new development plan as By-law 1-2008. This followed approval by the Minister of Local Government. The final development plan can be found here. The final over all land use map can be found here. Click here for White Horse Plains Planning District information.


Business Directory

A listing of businesses located in the RM of St. Francois Xavier is available under the "Business" heading or by clicking here. Updated: April 12, 2013


Office Hours:

Monday  - Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to Noon, 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Friday: 9:00 to Noon 


Contact Information:

Civic & Postal Address:

Rural Municipality of St. François Xavier

1060 Hwy 26
St. François Xavier, Manitoba, Canada,
R4L 1A5

Phone: (204) 864-2092
Fax: (204) 864-2390
E-mail: info@rm-stfrancois.mb.ca


The Legend of the White Horse

Early one summer in
the 1690s, a band of
Assiniboines was
camped on the banks
of the Assiniboine
River, about ten miles
west of present day

(Read more by clicking

Information, Announcements, and Community Events

Rock & Read Program

The Rock & Read program is being offered in the Community Club on Tuesdays from 10:00-12:00

Thank You

The St. Francois Xavier Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank Second Cup, Polo Park for the year's donation of coffee supplies.

second cup logo

Landfill Changes

As of April 1, 2013, only plastic garbage bags will be accepted at the Waste Disposal Grounds. Each household is limited to 3 large bags of household waste. Construction and demolition waste and any large items must be taken to another facility, such as the Brady Road landfill site. The explanatory letter can be found here. The Council policy can be found here.

Zumba Classes

The St. Francois Xavier Community Club is hosting six weeks of Zumba classes, starting Nov. 4, 2013. For costs and registration information click here.

Christmas Craft Sale

The St. Francois Xavier Community Club will be hosting a Christmas craft and Bake sale on November 23 from 10:00-4:00. Entrance fee of $1 to go toward the Raise the Rink project. Click here for complete details.





T.I.P.P. Application

The RM of St. Francois Xavier now has an e-newsletter!
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Batteries are now accepted at the Nuisance Grounds. Click the button below for more info. Nuisance Grounds

Please note the updated Council meeting schedule. Council Schedule