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
Participate in a networking session, learn from industry leaders and bring your questions for the Lord Mayor, guest speakers and Council officers at this free forum in Manly.
Small business assistance
Council is backing Brisbane’s small businesses by reducing the cost of small business fees and charges.
Make Brisbane better
Do you have an idea that represents value for money and would make Brisbane even better?
Attend Brisbane Innovate
Don’t miss Brisbane’s annual open innovation summit on Wednesday 9 October. This year’s challenges will focus on small business growth, sustainable construction and engaging out-of-town students.
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.