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Council of the City of Gold Coast

We provide a vast range of services, activities and facilities to make the Gold Coast the best place to live, visit and stay.

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City of Gold Coast remains the second largest local government in Australia, based on the Gold Coast's estimated resident population.

Find information about our councillors, services, our vision and strategies, and more.

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Vision and goals

Our City direction, strategies, budget and plans. 

City governance
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Councillors & Divisions

About the City's Mayor and Councillors and the divisions they support.

Councillors and Divisions
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Council meetings

Information regarding future and past meetings, minutes and agendas.

Council meetings
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Working for the City

Find information on City jobs and how to apply through our eRecruit website.

City of Gold Coast jobs
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Community engagement

Enlisting community opinion to help shape the future of our city.

Community engagement
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Right to information

Find out how to access information published and managed by the City.

Right to information
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Our role in government

Learn about where we fit in the Australian federal system of government.

Our role in government
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Disaster management

Working with the public and government agencies to ensure we're prepared.

Disaster management
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Educational resources

Education and learning programs for schools, students and the community.

Education centre

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