Finance and Economic Development Committee | Brisbane City Council

Finance and Economic Development Committee

Committee membership

Chair Councillor Krista Adams
Deputy Chair Councillor Adam Allan
Shadow Chair Councillor Peter Cumming
Members Councillor Kim Marx

Councillor David McLachlan

Councillor Charles Strunk

The responsibilities of the Finance and Economic Development Committee are to:

  • enable the efficient functioning of Brisbane City Council as an organisation and:
    • maintain and enhance the financial strength and performance of Council
    • ensure sound corporate governance
    • ensure that Council's risks are identified and managed
    • promote and protect Council's values, brand and reputation
    • ensure the community is brought up to date with the latest initiatives of Council
    • ensure the procurement of Council's goods and services provides best value for money
    • improve the quality and lower the cost of Council services
    • ensure the effective management of Council's human resources, business processes, IT and property assets
    • enhance and maximise asset performance
    • enhance Brisbane's economic position and:
      • promote and integrate Brisbane's marketing and business attraction opportunities
      • promote investment in Brisbane
      • ensure the successful operation of Brisbane Marketing
    • prepare the community to minimise the impact of disasters.
10 April 2019