Corporate Structure

The elected Council appoints the General Manager, and the General Manager appoints all other staff. Council is divided into directorates to ensure efficient and effective operations.

General Manager
Jason Linnane
Director Infrastructure and Planning

Justin Fitzpatrick - Barr
Director Corporate and Commercial Services

Dwight Graham
Director Organisation and Community Capacity

Vicki Brereton


Council Services by directorate

The following table shows Councils community services aligned to the Business Unit and Directorate that is responsible for that service. Customer Service will direct any inquires to the applicable Business Unit and responsible officer.

Group (Executive) Service Provider (Business Unit) Service

Infrastructure and Planning
Infrastructure Services


  • Civil Operations
  • Traffic Management

Recreation and Facilities

  • Parks and reserves
  • Buildings
  • Lake St Clair

Emergency Services

  • Emergency support (LEMO)

Council Assets

  • Asset strategy and planning
  • Capital works, programming and monitoring
  • Plant and Fleet

Major Projects

Water and Sewer Water Services
  • Water treatment
  • Water supply network
Sewer Services
  • Sewerage treatment
  • Sewerage network
  • Liquid trade waste
Development and Environment Environmental Services
  • Sustainability

Planning and Development Services

  • Development Application process
  • Certification
  • Amendments to Local Environment Plans
  • Strategic land use planning

Regulatory Services

  • Compliance
  • Public health and safety
  • Ranger services
Waste + Circular Economy
  • Waste + recycling

Corporate and Commercial Services Corporate Services

Corporate Services

  • Land asset management system
  • Information services

Financial Services

  • Revenue
  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • Accounting
  • Payroll
  • Treasury services

Procurement Services

  • Procurement / stores
  • Contracts
  • Property
Business Development

Business Development

  • Land Portfolio
  • Development and Growth
  • Singleton Regional Livestock Market

Organisation and Community Capacity Strategy and Engagement Economic and Community development
  • Socio-economic future planning
  • Grants funding
  • Events
  • Tourism
  • Civic Centre
  • Arts and culture

Communication and Engagement

  • Communications
  • Community Engagement

Business Improvement

  • Business excellence
  • Improvement and innovation
  • Business analytics and reporting
Human Resources People and Culture
  • People strategy
  • Employee relations
  • Learning and development
  • Workforce planning
  • Recruitment
  • Workforce analytics
  • Remuneration and benefits
 Community Services Delivery  Community Services Delivery
  • Childrens Services
  • Library Services
  • Youth Services
  • Singleton Gym & Swim
  • Singleton Heights Sport Centre
  • Customer Service
  • Information Management
  • Visitor Information Centre
Integrated Risk Management Integrated Risk Management
  • Enterprise risk management
  • Work health and safety
  • Environmental risk management
  • Insurance
  • Business continuity management


  • Corporate governance
  • Councillor relations