Organisational Structure

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder plays a vital role in delivering several core services and crucial infrastructure to our community. Qualified staff members are employed in various capacities to deliver services across the City. Our structure is tabled below:

Chief Executive Officer

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder leads City employees in carrying out the policies and decisions of the City Council. The CEO is responsible for:

  • Administering the day-to-day functions of the City
  • Inter-governmental relations
  • Operational figurehead for the City

The CEO works closely with the Mayor and Elected members on Council priorities. 

Executive Advisory Group

Consists of three departments:
  • Statutory financial reporting
  • Procurement and tender management
  • Annual budget
  • Rate billing and collection
  • Investment of surplus funds
  • Grants management
  • Cost control-accounts payable, plant recovery and overheads
  • Payroll
People and Culture:
  • Human Resources
  • Work Health and Safety 
  • Organisational Culture
Governance and Risk Services:
  • Risk management
  • Corporate compliance oversight responsibilities
  • Overseeing all governance and policy
  • Council meetings, minutes and agendas


    Community Development

    Areas of responsibility:

    • Marketing and Communications
    • Community Engagement
    • Tourism
    • Arts and Culture services
    • Reconciliation and Access and Inclusion
    • Community Development including events, senior services, history and heritage services, community services and programs, youth and community well-being, and customer service
    • City Community Facilities - William Grundt Memorial Library, Men’s Shed, Goldfields Arts Centre, Eastern Goldfields Community Centre

    Development and Growth

    Areas of responsibility:

    • Community safety
    • Ranger services
    • Environmental health services
    • Economic and strategic business development
    • Building and planning services


    Areas of responsibility:

    • Waste management and sustainability
    • The City Works Depot 
    • Fleet management
    • Civil maintenance and construction
    • Horticulture and reserve management
    • Property management and Leasing
    • Engineering design
    • The City’s Annual Works program
    • Footpath and verge maintenance, including the dual-use pathway network
    • Parks, gardens, playgrounds, playing fields and reserves
    • Streetscape maintenance including street trees, furniture and bus shelters, signage and street lighting
    • Traffic and safety improvements including drainage, parking areas and the construction and maintenance of roads and laneways

    Corporate and Commercial

    Areas of responsibility:

    • Airport and recreation services
    • Information and Communication Technology
    • Information systems and software acquisition
    • Freedom of Information requests
    • Information management, archiving and record keeping
    • GIS
    • Communications hardware
    • City commercial facilities - Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport, Goldfields Oasis, Kalgoorlie Golf Course