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

Business flood recovery

Council is committed to supporting businesses to recover from flood impacts. Find out about clean up considerations, temporary workspace, financial assistance, advice for specific types of business and other resources.

Business recovery hubs

Come and see us in person at one of the hubs. Representatives from Council, services and funding providers are available with information to help with business flood recovery.

Economic relief package

Council is introducing a $5 million economic relief package to support local businesses, sports clubs and community groups.

Social enterprises come together

Council is providing 40 bursary packages for local social enterprises to network and be inspired at the Social Enterprise World Forum in September.

'Love Brisbane' recovery campaign

The faces behind some of Brisbane's most iconic businesses share their love of the city in a new campaign designed to boost consumer spending.

Let's talk tenders

Interested in doing business with Council? Speak face-to-face with our procurement team to find out how Council buys and the tender process.

Tips for market stall success

Get the most out of your market experience with BrisStyle’s expert advice on preparation, presentation, selling and trading.

Grow your small business

Work through how to amplify your message through leveraging your customers and clients at a free workshop on Thursday 23 June at the Brisbane Business Hub.


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

Join us on Facebook

Join our Business in Brisbane Facebook group to connect with like-minded people and to hear more about Brisbane City Council's business offering.

Read our latest blogs

Looking to launch your label or test the market for your unique range of creative, artisan products? Check out BrisStyle event manager, Eleanor Miller’s top tips on how to have a successful market experience.

Get your business in the Brisbane app

Don’t miss your chance to have your business listed in the Brisbane app.

Brisbane City Council acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land and their unique relationship with their ancestral country. We pay respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders of Brisbane, and recognise their strength and wisdom.