Governance & strategy

Brisbane City Council works with the community to guide our city's future growth and development.


Lord Mayor & Councillors

Information about Brisbane City Council's Lord Mayor, Councillors and Ward Offices including location and contact details.

Lord Mayor's message

Read the Lord Mayor's message.

Business in Brisbane

Find information to set up and operate a business in Brisbane, apply and view current and awarded tenders, find international business relations, opportunities, and events.

Organisational chart

Council's organisational structure is aligned with its National Competition Policy obligations.  

Vision and strategies

Details of the Brisbane Vision, Council's long-term plans and other strategies.

Committees, meetings and minutes

Council holds different types of meetings including ordinary, special, budget and Standing Committee meetings.


The election was held on Saturday 19 March 2016. Find out more information about elected candidates and wards.

City of Brisbane Act

The City of Brisbane Act 2010 creates a framework for Brisbane's day to day operations and long-term plans.