Community support

Brisbane City Council provides a variety of services, programs and strategies to support the community.


Funeral planning and grave search

Use Council's online grave search to find a person's grave location details. Find options for funeral planning at Council's cemeteries and crematoria.

Multicultural services

Find information and support for people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds in Brisbane, including our new residents guide, citizenship information and details on the Translating and Interpreting Service for non-English speakers who need to contact Council.

Housing and homelessness

Homeless initiatives support Brisbane people who are experiencing homelessness or live in unsafe or insecure accommodation.

Young people

Find information and events for young people in Brisbane, including links to Council's Youth Strategy and information on Visible Ink and other youth spaces.


Find information for seniors in Brisbane including Council activities and events, concessions and remissions, free immunisation and more.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander programs

Information on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander programs, Stylin' Up and Aboriginal culture trails.

School programs and resources

Find programs and resources to help students and teachers including Minecraft and online games, registration for 2016 programs, excursion ideas and how to become a greener school.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer

Find information on community organisations and services available to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) residents in Brisbane.


Council manages 12 cemeteries and three crematoria catering for burials, cremations and memorials for ashes. The Hemmant, Mount Gravatt and Pinnaroo cemeteries offer a range of burial options. The remaining nine cemeteries are historic sites with limited burial options.

New residents guide

Information for new Brisbane residents about Council's services and programs and how you can get involved in your community.

Brisbane Community Directory

Brisbane Community Directory provides up-to-date information about community organisations who provide services to the Brisbane City Council community.

Inclusive Brisbane Professional Advice Alliance

Council has established the Inclusive Brisbane Professional Advice Alliance to provide pro bono high-level advice on development, infrastructure and organisational sustainability issues that may be relevant to your organisation.

Disability, access and inclusion in Brisbane

Read about Council's variety of accessible and inclusive facilities, programs and services. You can also find out about the Access and Inclusion Plan.

Creative Brisbane

Find out about our vision and strategy for a creative Brisbane, as well as information on funding, opportunities, partnerships, sponsorship, performance spaces, public art and urban design, events and more.

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