Doing business in Brisbane
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.
Events and updates
Small business forum
Join the Lord Mayor at this free business education forum in Indooroopilly on 20 November, featuring guest speakers and networking opportunities.
Council is hosting a Networking in the Suburbs session at Garden City Library to encourage small and home-based businesses to build relationships within their local business communities.
Social Enterprise program
Do you have an enterprise idea that could create positive social or environmental impact?
Small business assistance
Council is backing Brisbane’s small businesses by reducing the cost of small business fees and charges.
Business Hotline 133 BNE (133 263)
Do you have a business question? Council has a dedicated 24-hour-a-day, seven-day-a-week hotline to support business in Brisbane. Businesses can access information on a range of Council topics including licensing, development applications, business opportunities and procurement.