Governance & strategy

Brisbane City Council works with the community to guide our city's future growth and development.


Lord Mayor & Councillors

Information about Brisbane City Council's Lord Mayor, Councillors and Ward Offices including location and contact details.

Lord Mayor's message

Read the Lord Mayor's message.

Economic development

Council's Economic Development Program coordinates and implements projects to attract visitors and industry, investment and jobs to Brisbane.

Organisation chart

Council's organisational structure is aligned with its National Competition Policy obligations.  

Vision & strategies

Details of the Brisbane Vision, Council's long-term plans and other strategies.

Committees, meetings and minutes

Council holds different types of meetings including ordinary, special, budget and Standing Committee meetings.


The last election was held on Saturday, 28 April 2012. Find out more information about elected candidates and wards.

City of Brisbane Act

The City of Brisbane Act 2010 creates a framework for Brisbane's day to day operations and long-term plans.