The Corporate department provides internal services crucial to ensuring Council runs smoothly. Its major functions include:

  • Financial planning and budgeting
  • Insurance and risk management
  • Human resources
  • Payroll
  • Work Health and Safety
  • Information Technology
  • Aerial photography
  • Records and correspondence
  • Freedom of Information requests
  • Legislation and policies


Director Corporate: David Marshall

David joined Ku-ring-gai Council in 2013 from Leichhardt Council, where he held the position of Director for 15 years and was responsible for finance, information technology, property, customer service, administration, records, recreation facilities and libraries. David holds a Master of Business Administration and Graduate Diploma in Accounting from Macquarie University, a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) from Monash University and is a Certified Practicing Accountant.