Brisbane City Council has an approximate area of 1,400 km².
It is comprised of 188 suburbs including Acacia Ridge, Albion, Alderley, Algester, Annerley, Anstead, Archerfield, Ascot, Ashgrove and Aspley plus parts of Chuwar.
It is comprised of the locality of Moreton Island plus parts of Banks Creek, England Creek and Lake Manchester.
It is comprised of 26 wards including Bracken Ridge, Calamvale, Central, Chandler, Coorparoo, Deagon, Doboy, Enoggera, Forest Lake and Hamilton.
It is surrounded by the councils of Ipswich, Logan, Moreton Bay, Redland and Somerset.
It is comprised of 16 state electorates including Ashgrove, Aspley, Brisbane Central, Bulimba, Chatsworth, Clayfield, Greenslopes, Indooroopilly, Mount Coot-tha and Mount Ommaney plus parts of another 9 state electorates.
It is comprised of the federal electorates of Bonner, Brisbane, Griffith, Lilley, Moreton and Ryan plus parts of Oxley, Petrie and Rankin.