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.
Current updates and events
Brisbane's key economic facts
Council regularly collects information on Brisbane’s economic performance including key statistics and research.
Council advertises all current publicly-listed tenders. See current tenders and response closing date.
Council's current and upcoming tenders are listed online. Register for the Supplier Portal to view tender details and submit responses to Council.
Council delivers supplier forums throughout the year to provide businesses with opportunities to learn about working with Council. Find out about upcoming events.
Find out about contracts that have been evaluated and awarded by Council over the past 12 months.
Food business licence
If you are starting a new food business, you may need a food business licence. Check if you need a licence and how to apply.
Brisbane Community Profiles
Brisbane Community Profiles makes it easy to find and analyse data. As a business, you can use the data to better understand your market.
List your food truck
Do you own a food truck? List it on the free Brisbane app to increase your customer reach.
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.