Community and safety

Brisbane City Council provides a variety of services and programs to support the community. Find information on pets, grants and awards, community support and community safety. 

""Community safety

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

""Community support

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

""Grants and awards

Council provides grants for community groups and non-profit organisations to improve services and facilities. Council also offers grants for creative workers and historians, and for projects that improve environment and sustainability and school sports facilities. 


Find information on keeping an animal, animal laws and permits, reporting a lost or found pet and Brisbane City Council animal rehoming centres. Read also about dog parks, adopting a pet and activities for dogs.