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

Local business showcase at the hub

The window display and artist wall at the Suburban Business Hub showcase local, independent and artisan businesses from all over Brisbane.

Marketing 101: How to launch your online store

Find out how to set-up, launch and market an online store at this free workshop on 10 October.

Mastering money for small business

Develop your day-to-day finance skills to avoid the month-end stress at this free interactive workshop on 27 October.

'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.

Marketing 101: DIY public relations

Learn the secrets and tricks-of-the-trade to get yourself on the radar of editorial influencers at this free workshop on 14 November.

Brisbane Business Hub

The Brisbane Business Hub supports local businesses to recover and transform in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.


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 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.