Our Structure

Chief Executive Officer

Peter Bascomb arrived in the Snowy Monaro with 23-years experience in the local government sector.

Peter ran his own software company for 12-years before transitioning into local government. It was his involvement with a range of community organisations which prompted his move into the sector in 1995.

Peter took up the role of Manager of Information Services at the City of Wodonga before moving to Delatite Shire Council for a four-year stint as the Director of Community and Administrative Services.

With a passion for seeing regional areas thrive, Peter was the General Manager at Tumbarumba Shire Council and then General Manager of Palerang Council for 11-years. Most recently, Peter was the Deputy General Manager of Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council.

Peter’s diverse background includes qualifications in Information Technology and Business Leadership. Peter is committed to the delivery of the Stronger Communities Fund Major Projects and is enthusiastic to progress local projects through the Stronger Country Communities Fund.

Council Services - Chief Strategy Officer

  • Administration
  • Asset Management
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Fleet Management
  • Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Internal Audit
  • ICT
  • Project Management


Council Service - Chief Operating Officer

  • Aged Care
  • Community Support
  • Libraries
  • Development & Building Certification
  • Environmental Management
  • Engineering Services
  • Facilities Management
  • Resource & Waste Management
  • Transport Infrastructure
  • Water & Wastewater Services


Council Service - Chief Communications Officer

  • Communications
  • Customer Services
  • Economic Development & Tourism
  • Bushfire Recovery
  • Education


Council Service - Chief Financial Officer

  • Financial Management
  • Financial Accounting


Council Service - Chief Workforce Officer

  • Workforce Management Support