Local Business in Brisbane 

Local business is big business in Brisbane, where local businesses at every level of growth are supported and provided with the resources they need to succeed. From getting the right permits, approvals and licences through to free online training courses, workshops, events and mentoring sessions with industry leaders, Brisbane is where local businesses come to enjoy more blue skies, less red tape and unlimited opportunities.

Brisbane Business Hub is the place where Brisbane’s business community comes together. From free workshops, events and one-on-one mentoring with industry leaders to comfortable and convenient co-working spaces, it’s a central hub in the CBD where local entrepreneurs can learn new skills, grow their business and connect with like-minded professional.

Brisbane City Council, the largest local government in Australia, supports local businesses with one-on-one support, a packed business events calendar, access to tendering opportunities, an extensive collection of practical online tools and resources and a dedicated 24/7 hotline for businesses of all sizes seeking information and advice.


Small business leaders can build new skills, hear from successful businesses and industry experts, and network and build relationships with the local business community at one of the many free business events and workshops that are on in Brisbane.

Grow your business

Brisbane Economic Development Agency’s Property Technology (PropTech) Initiative has been established to support Brisbane’s technology cluster associated with the property and construction industry.

The Future Food Initiative delivers a series of intensive programs, workshops, and market interface opportunities designed to nurture and support our local talent.

Home to world-class infrastructure, facilities and educational institutions, as well as a talent pool of the biggest thinkers and the brightest minds, Brisbane offers phenomenal opportunities for investment and growth.