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Council of the City of Gold Coast

We provide a vast range of services, activities and facilities to make the Gold Coast the best place to live and visit.

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Corporate structure

The corporate (or administrative) structure of the City of Gold Coast is set by Council and is responsible to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Dale Dickson.

The CEO is responsible directly to the Council.

City of Gold Coast's organisational functions are managed across the Office of the CEO and six directorates.

If you wish to contact one of our officers, please visit our Contact us page for options.

Download the City's Corporate Structure by Directorate.

  • Portrait of CEO, Dale Dickson


    Dale Dickson 
    Chief Executive Officer 

  • Director City Infrastructure

    City Infrastructure

    Alton Twine
    City Infrastructure Director

  • Director Community Services

    Community Services

    Alison Ewens
    Community Services Director

  • Acting Director Economic Development and Major Projects (EDMP)

    Economic Development and Major Projects (EDMP)

    Bryan Case
    Acting EDMP Director

  • Director of City Governance

    Office of the CEO

    Joe McCabe
    Chief Operating Officer

  • Director Gold Coast Water

    Gold Coast Water and Waste (GCWW)

    Paul Heaton
    GCWW Director

  • Director Organisational Services

    Organisational Services

    Glen Potter
    Organisational Services Director

  • Director Planning and Environment

    Planning and Environment

    Dyan Currie
    Planning and Environment Director

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