Inclusive Brisbane

Council has released A City for Everyone: Draft Inclusive Brisbane Plan 2019-2029 for community feedback.

INAS Global Games

Brisbane is excited to be hosting the INAS Global Games 2019 (Games) which will be held from 12 to 19 October 2019.

Accessible and inclusive

Council is building a more accessible and inclusive city. In this video, residents share their experiences around accessibility in Brisbane.

Streets and footpaths

Council aims to ensure all pedestrians with mobility or vision impairment can walk or wheel around the streets and footpaths safely.

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Brisbane Access and Inclusion Plan 2012-2017

Council is committed to achieving equitable access and inclusion, so that everyone can use public facilities, participate in Council programs and receive full benefits from Council services.

Community capacity building

Find information on Council grants aimed at building capacity and resilience within communities, as well as links to community organisations who provide services to the Brisbane City Council community.

Disability parking permits

Disability parking permits are issued and maintained by the Department of Transport and Main Roads. 

Council facilities and venues

Find information on accessibility features at Council facilities and venues including libraries, parks, community halls, swimming pools and City Hall.

Community Partnership Program

Council offers community grants through its Access and Inclusion Community Partnership Program, for projects or services that improve access and inclusion in Brisbane.

Public transport accessibility

Many buses and CityCats are designed for easy access. Bus features include wheelchair ramps, level front door access and more. 

In-home bin collection

Council can arrange for bin collection from your property. Find out if you are eligible and how to book.

Web accessibility

Council wants as many people as possible to easily access and use the information and resources on this website. Find out about our accessibility features.

Council Cabs

The Council Cabs service organises door-to-door shared taxis at scheduled times for mobility impaired residents who find it difficult to get to their local shops.  

Sports and recreation programs and facilities

Council has an exciting and diverse range of recreation programs for people of all ages and abilities. The vast majority of these are available to people with a disability, although safety requirements may restrict accessibility in some cases. 

Book an Auslan interpreter

Council provides Auslan interpreter services free of charge. To book an Auslan interpreter, use our online booking form or phone Council on 07 3403 8888. Allow three weeks to book a meeting, as interpreter availability cannot be guaranteed on short notice.

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