Independent Chair for Coastal Connect

Reference Number: 2023Applications Close:


Coastal Connect is made up of three Councils – Corangamite Shire Council, Moyne Shire Council and Warrnambool City Council.

Coastal Connect has received funding of $4.5M under the Rural Council Transformation Program (RCTP) to facilitate the sharing of corporate services across the Councils, initially through a major project for a shared ICT platform and software solution and looking forward to future shared services.

The Southwest Council ICT Alliance Governance Committee is now seeking to appoint an Independent Chair.
The independent, non-executive chairman of Coastal Connect will work with the committee as a non-voting member to oversee the governance of the joint venture, to ensure achievement of improved functionality, excellence in operation, and increased return on investment for participating councils.


Applications close: 5.00pm Friday 24 March 2023.


To Apply
To apply for this opportunity please submit your Resume, Cover Letter and Responses to the Key Selection Criteria to

Further enquiries
Further enquiries regarding the position should be directed to Donna Porritt, Executive Manager – Digital Transformation and Shared Services, or 03 5559 4809.