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Our Organisation

Georges River Council employs a dedicated team of more than 600 people from maintenance crews to early childhood educators to community officers to project specialists. Learn more about our directorates and see how you could join a skilled and passionate organisation that serves the local community.

Assets and Infrastructure

Our Assets and Infrastructure directorate is responsible for leading, planning, delivering and managing the development in Georges River Council including delivering new infrastructure, services including responding to residential, commercial and industrial growth.

  • City Operational Services
  • City Technical Services 
  • Premium Facilities
  • Strategic Placemaking

Business and Corporate Services

The Business and Corporate Services directorate is responsible for delivering quality organisational support services that meet current and emerging needs of internal and external customers to enable effective forward planning and to deliver Council’s strategic initiatives.  

  • Information Management Technology
  • Finance
  • People and Culture
  • Governance and Risk Management
  • ​Commercial Property

Community and Culture

The Community and Culture directorate works in partnership with the community to ensure it is social and culturally connected. Our teams provide diverse and vibrant programs, service and facilities that bring together communities, deliver cultural and creative engagement opportunities and support the informational needs of our community.

  • Community and Early Learning Services
  • Cultural Engagement and Library Services
  • City Life – Customer Experience Operations

Environment and Planning

The Environment and Planning directorate oversees and administers policies, systems, practices and deliverables relating to the built environment and landscapes within the Georges River area and the Council.

  • Environmental Health and Regulatory Services
  • Development Assessment and Building Certification
  • Strategic Planning

Office of General Manager

Our Office of General Manager is responsible for:

  • Executive Services

​Executive Services manages Council and Committee meetings and are responsible for organising briefings and workshops offered to our Councillors and ensuring our compulsory reporting requirements are met.

  • City Futures - Communications and Engagement, City Strategy & Marketing

City Futures focus is to position the Georges River area and the Council as a strong and influential entity in both the Sydney metropolitan region and in New South Wales through advocacy, branding, extending networks, partnerships and transformation projects across the community, as well as communications, engagement and marketing.

  • General Counsel

Our General Counsel is responsible for the management of Council’s legal function. This includes running matters in the Land & Environment Court, Local Court and other tribunals and jurisdictions. The team also provides training and advice to Council business units on a variety of legal matters.

  • Internal Audit

Internal Audit provides independent, internal audit assurance services, to improve the effectiveness of operational, internal control and governance processes and to monitor compliance controls.

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