Popular links for residents

Early warning alerts app

Register to get free severe weather alerts for your neighbourhood via email, text, phone message or notification through the new app.

Green waste tipping

To help you prepare for storm season, Council is holding a free green waste tipping weekend this weekend, 22-23 October.

Reduce your waste

Be prepared for any emergency by having your yard clean. Council's free annual kerbside collection helps you dispose of large household items. 

Community Street Meets

Come along on Saturday 29 October to chat to Council, SES and Rural Fire experts about preparing for bushfire and storms.

Popular links for businesses

Prepare your business

Disasters can strike with little or no warning and it’s important for Brisbane businesses to be prepared. 

Interactive business

Click through Council's interactive business to understand risks associated with severe weather and find tips on preparing your workplace.

Is your business ready?

Be prepared for summer by ensuring you have an emergency kit and plan ready.

Be flood aware

Before summer storm season starts, have a look at our online tools to help prepare your business for any likelihood of flooding. 

Are you prepared?

Check your flood risk

Use Council’s new interactive Flood Awareness Maps to understand your flood risk, the sources of flooding that may affect your property, and how you can prepare your home, family and business.

FloodWise Property Reports

Council's FloodWise Property Report shows the risk and type of flooding at a property, and how high the water may reach, to enable you to plan and build in accordance with Council's requirements.

Disaster management plans

Find out about Council's disaster and severe weather management plans and our efforts to help keep the community safe.

Prepare your home and business

Find links to various information to help you prepare your business and home for any emergency.

Check your home

Use our Be prepared home readiness checklist to see if your home and family are prepared for an unexpected weather event.

Other natural disasters and hazards

There are a number of other natural disasters and hazards that could affect Brisbane including dust storms, eathquakes, heat waves and landslides. Find out what you can do to be prepared.

Emergency kit and plan

Be prepared this storm season by having your emergency plan in place, and your emergency kit stocked just in case .

Storm safety

Every year, Brisbane experiences severe weather and it's important to take the time to prepare. Find tips and videos to help you get ready.


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