Council is committed to supporting Brisbane businesses. We provide resources and opportunities for businesses at any level of growth - from getting the right permits and licences, through to data to help research your new business and our 24/7 business hotline.

Current updates and events

Online networking

We're hosting a free online networking sessions on 19, 25 August and 2 September for business owners, so you can continue to stay connected.

Business awards

The 2020 Lord Mayor's Business Awards will recognise local business resilience with 10 award categories open until 11 September.

Be a Council supplier

Join the 2000+ local businesses we’ve worked with this year through our buy local initiative.

Economic recovery

Council is taking action to help rebuild Brisbane’s economy by delivering initiatives under our Economic Recovery Taskforce.

Find what you need

Start your business

Permits, licences, signage, planning approvals, economic data and more

Run your business

Permits, licences, online resources, advertising signs, recycling and more

Grow your business

Events, grants, business opportunities, selling to Council, tenders and data

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