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Current tenders

Council advertises all current publicly-listed tenders. See current tenders and response closing date.

Maker Entrepreneurship program

Council has offered the Maker Entrepreneurship Program since 2020 to provide opportunities for makers to grow their business. Applications are now open!


List your food truck

Do you own a food truck? List it on the free Brisbane app to increase your customer reach.

Lord Mayor's Multicultural Business Scholarship Program

The Lord Mayor’s Multicultural Business Scholarship Program provides aspiring business leaders with the knowledge and skills to expand their capabilities. 


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Read our latest blogs

When a business removes physical, sensory and attitudinal barriers, it becomes more accessible to a greater number of people. For Brisbane's Dark Stories True Crime Tours, thoughtful changes have had frightfully positive business impacts.

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.