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Art decals for vacant shopfronts

If you are a property owner or agent with a vacant shop for lease, you can apply to have vibrant decals temporarily installed on the front windows of your premises.

Brisbane Community Profiles

Brisbane Community Profiles makes it easy to find and analyse data. As a business, you can understand your market.


Supplier portal - SAP Ariba

Council has partnered with SAP Ariba to help streamline how we work with our suppliers. 

Awarded contracts

Find out about contracts that have been evaluated and awarded by Council over the past 12 months.

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Read our latest blogs

This year’s NAIDOC Week (7-14 July) theme, ‘Keep the fire burning! Blak, loud and proud’, resonates with Destiny Dewis, a proud Aboriginal and Torres Strait and South Sea Islander woman and passionate advocate for financial literacy education and empowerment.

See how Peter and Lee Hanmer have partnered with Sustainable Salons to make their Paddington salon, Bach Hair, more sustainable. 

A health issue prompted Janessa Rutter to take a harder look at her diet and research healthy alternatives and that's how the idea for her business was born. 

Brisbane City Council acknowledges this Country and its Traditional Custodians. We pay our respects to the Elders, those who have passed into the dreaming; those here today; those of tomorrow.