Community and safety

Every day, Brisbane City Council works with residents and local communities to make sure the Brisbane of tomorrow is even better than the Brisbane of today. Council provides a variety of services and programs to support the community. Find information on pets and animals, grants and awards, community support and community safety.

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Community safety

Find out what Council is doing about community safety in Brisbane. Includes preparing for disasters and emergencies, personal safety, immunisations, food safety and domestic violence.

Pets and livestock

Find information on keeping an animal, animal laws and permits, reporting a lost or found pet and Council's animal rehoming centres. Also learn about dog parks, adopting a pet and activities for dogs.


Community support

Council provides a variety of services, programs and strategies for community support including funeral planning and grave search, multicultural services, housing, homelessness, young people and seniors.


Grants, awards and sponsorships

Council provides grants for community and non-profit organisations to improve services and facilities, creatives, historians, and environment and sustainability projects.

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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.