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

Elevate+ 2020

Tuesday 14 July
Join us for an evening online, as we celebrate and hear pitches from Brisbane's emerging impact entrepreneurs.

Economic recovery

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

Council's budget

Download the 2020-21 Council budget documents, including the Schedule of Fees and Charges and Lord Mayor’s budget speech.

Motivating staff

Local business leader, Dr Edwin Trevor-Roberts, shares his advice for motivating and managing people through coronavirus. 

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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