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

Business events

Due to coronavirus, some event may be impacted or cancelled. Check events before heading out.

Business fee waiver 

Council will waive all charges, rents, levies and permit fees effective immediately for all businesses, as they face economic hardship caused by coronavirus impacts.

Selling to Council

It's business as usual in regards to selling to Council. If you're unsure, contact your Contract Manager.

Small business assistance

Council is backing Brisbane’s small businesses by reducing the cost of small business fees and charges.

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

Last updated:26 March 2020