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Colac Otway Shire

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Sealed local road requests per 100km of sealed local roads

Number of sealed local road requests received by council per 100 kilometres of sealed local road

Colac-Otway Shire (2020-2021)

24.21

Similar Councils (2020-2021)

34.50

All Councils (2020-2021)

52.88

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Colac-Otway Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2017-2018 15.95 19.08 45.89
2018-2019 23.24 22.72 45.30
2019-2020 28.50 33.02 53.93
2020-2021 24.21 34.50 52.88

Colac-Otway Shire Council Says...

Sealed Local Roads requests has decreased due to implementation of a tiely re-sealing program, and improvement in Road Management Plan inspections, that have found defects and rectified them in a timely manner, resulting in a well-maintained road network with less requests.

Sealed local roads maintained to condition standards

Percentage of sealed local roads that are below the renewal intervention level set by council and therefore do not require renewal

Colac-Otway Shire (2020-2021)

100.00%

Similar Councils (2020-2021)

96.69%

All Councils (2020-2021)

96.71%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Colac-Otway Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2017-2018 93.58% 95.97% 95.71%
2018-2019 93.73% 96.29% 96.48%
2019-2020 93.11% 96.83% 96.43%
2020-2021 100.00% 96.69% 96.71%

Colac-Otway Shire Council Says...

Cost of sealed local road reconstruction per square metre

Direct cost to council of sealed local road reconstruction per square metre reconstructed

Colac-Otway Shire (2020-2021)

$87.30

Similar Councils (2020-2021)

$60.18

All Councils (2020-2021)

$95.51

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Colac-Otway Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2017-2018 $52.61 $51.85 $84.34
2018-2019 $41.06 $53.87 $89.97
2019-2020 $51.70 $61.01 $97.16
2020-2021 $87.30 $60.18 $95.51

Colac-Otway Shire Council Says...

COVID-19 affected the number of tenderers available to do work locally due to travel restrictions. This resulted in decreased contractor availability and higher contract prices in the supply-deman equation, which resulted in increased prices.

Cost of sealed local road resealing per square metre

Direct cost to council of sealed local road resealing per square metre resealed

Colac-Otway Shire (2020-2021)

$5.16

Similar Councils (2020-2021)

$6.31

All Councils (2020-2021)

$18.06

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Colac-Otway Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2017-2018 $5.99 $6.39 $13.53
2018-2019 $5.40 $5.90 $13.24
2019-2020 $5.14 $7.74 $13.45
2020-2021 $5.16 $6.31 $18.06

Colac-Otway Shire Council Says...

Community satisfaction with sealed local roads

Community satisfaction rating out of 100 with how council has performed on the condition of sealed local roads

Colac-Otway Shire (2020-2021)

53/100

Similar Councils (2020-2021)

49/100

All Councils (2020-2021)

58/100

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Colac-Otway Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2017-2018 39/100 44/100 55/100
2018-2019 42/100 47/100 57/100
2019-2020 44/100 47/100 56/100
2020-2021 53/100 49/100 58/100

Colac-Otway Shire Council Says...

Satisfaction with sealed local roads has increased due to implementation of a timely re-sealing program and improvement in Road Management Plan inspections, which have found defects and rectified them in a timely manner , resulting in a well-maintained road network with greater customer satisfaction.