The town has water and sewer services. High speed Internet access is available but cell phone coverage is not dependable. The town's Recreation Commission operates a recreation center that can accommodate most indoor sports, a youth drop in center, a playground, a soccer field and a beach volleyball court. Eastern Health operates a clinic in the community. The community is also has a full service Canada Post Office.
Hannah Murphy's Convenience: This the largest convenience store in the Placentia West Region. It is also the location of the region's Liquor Express Store.
Murphy's Seafoods: A fish and lobster buyer servicing the whole Burin Peninsula. They have a Lobster holding pound in Parker's Cove from which they transport lobsters to outside customers. Local purchasing is also available.
Eastern Edventures: A business specializing in learning vacations and other educational services