Fraser Coast Regional Council CEO Lisa Desmond.
Fraser Coast Regional Council CEO Lisa Desmond.

Our council directors collectively paid more than $1m

SENIOR managers at the Fraser Coast Regional Council collected more than $1 million in remuneration in the past financial year.

The council's chief executive officer, community and development, infrastructure and organisational services directors collected $1,066,784 for their work in the 2014/15 financial year.

Three directors were placed in the remuneration category of earning between $200,000 and $300,000.

Chief executive officer Lisa Desmond was placed in the category of earning between $300,000 and $400,000.

The Local Government Act requires each band to be shown in increments of $100,000. A spokesman for the council said the specific details of an employees' contract would not be provided.

"Council is unable to disclose private information in relation to employment matters," he said.

Remuneration includes 12% in super.