Council Administration

Clarence City Council is structured into work groups.

The primary focus is on governance support, customer contact, financial management, health and community development, asset management, city planning, communication and marketing, and physical services.

Andrew Paul, General Manager, Clarence City Council

Andrew Paul, General Manager

General Manager’s Office

The General Manager is responsible for the overall management and delivery of Council’s services.

Asset Management group

The group deals with the management and design of services within the city, including roads, tracks and trails, recreation facilities including parks and sports fields, waste collection and recycling, stormwater, drainage and natural areas.

Corporate Support group

The group deals with council governance matters such as by-laws, policy making, legal matters, property leases and transactions and risk management.

Customer Contact group

The group provides assistance with customer requests received via the Council Chambers reception area and thorough the phone switchboard.

Financial Management group

The group deals with rates, finance and accounting services.

Health and Community Development group

The group deals with youth and children’s services, building and plumbing, environmental health, car parking, animal management, community services, arts, events and history.

City Planning Group

The group deals with city planning including administration of the Clarence Planning Scheme, processing subdivisions and development applications and heritage issues.

Communication and Marketing group

The group deals with civic affairs, city marketing and promotion, economic development, tourism and media.

Physical Services group (Depot)

The group provides service delivery for roads, drainage, parks and facilities.