Brisbane City Council

If delegates have any questions around Brisbane City Council’s recruitment activities, talent pipelines, networking or career opportunities, they are welcome to contact Council’s Talent Partner, Jo Poloni via or LinkedIn.

Brisbane City Council is a nationally recognised employer of choice. We have received awards for programs in:

– health and safety
– career development
– diversity
– work and family
– learning and development.

‘Dedicated to a better Brisbane’
is more than just a line in Council’s logo. It is our commitment to the people of Brisbane to ensure our city will always be a great place to live, work, visit and relax.

City Planning and Sustainability

City Planning and Sustainability is one of six divisions across Brisbane City Council and our people shape Brisbane to be an amazing city that is liveable, vibrant, prosperous, green, and sustainable.

We work together from strategic and operational perspectives to deliver on Brisbane Vision 2031 and are a diverse team of professionals that include specialists from disciplines such as planners, engineers, scientists, plumbers, architects, ecologists, landscape architects, economists, environmentalists, communications, and many more.

Development Services

We are the destination for development applications and facilitate high quality, sustainable development outcomes to ensure our unique, subtropical city continues to offer quality of life for residents and visitors.

City Planning and Economic Development

We deliver strategic projects to create a more liveable and economically viable Brisbane and focus on future strategic planning to shape Brisbane through suburban design projects, infrastructure, public art and activation, and economic growth.

Natural Environment, Water and Sustainability

We lead the way for Brisbane to become a world class sustainable and liveable city. Through collaboration with residents and businesses, we strive to keep our city clean, green and sustainable.

City Parklands, Strategy and Support

We provide strategic and project management expertise to enable us to work in partnership and alignment to our shared goals and vision.

Our People

Our People 2017-2022 is a plan for how Council will attract, retain and develop our people. This is done in a positive, productive work environment to meet the needs of Brisbane now and in the future.