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
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.
'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 mastering money
Bootstrapped or backed by a larger pool of capital, one thing remains true when you’re starting a business – mastering your money is key to any level of success.
Growing Precincts Together
Council is working closely with businesses in Rosalie Village and Racecourse Road, Ascot to promote the precincts as vibrant and attractive destinations.
Brisbane Business Hub
The Brisbane Business Hub supports local businesses to recover and transform in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Social media: Content Creators Masterclass
Learn how to create a compelling content strategy that helps your business cut through the noise and stand out from the crowd at this interactive workshop on 9 February.
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.
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.