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Golden Plains Shire

Profile Performance

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

Golden Plains Shire (2018-2019)

28.86

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

22.72

All Councils (2018-2019)

45.30

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Golden Plains Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 19.38 15.48 36.84
2016-2017 38.85 22.81 47.10
2017-2018 7.11 19.08 45.89
2018-2019 28.86 22.72 45.30

Golden Plains Shire Council Says...

Council received a total of 312 requests compared to 73 in the prior year. Council now logs all sealed road requests on its computerised Customer Action Requests System. In prior reporting periods this data was collated via a manual system. The new computer system has improved the accuracy of the collection of this data.

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

Golden Plains Shire (2018-2019)

98.98%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

96.29%

All Councils (2018-2019)

96.48%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Golden Plains Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 98.54% 97.26% 96.64%
2016-2017 98.54% 96.22% 96.12%
2017-2018 99.54% 95.97% 95.71%
2018-2019 98.98% 96.29% 96.48%

Golden Plains Shire Council Says...

Council has maintained the condition standard its road network above 98% in each of the past four years.

Cost of sealed local road reconstruction per square metre

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

Golden Plains Shire (2018-2019)

$49.25

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$53.87

All Councils (2018-2019)

$89.97

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Golden Plains Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $29.70 $46.62 $82.05
2016-2017 $43.15 $40.43 $83.91
2017-2018 $33.71 $51.85 $84.34
2018-2019 $49.25 $53.87 $89.97

Golden Plains Shire Council Says...

The program costs year to year vary dependent on the rural or urban nature of the works. 2018-19 included some large projects that incorporated significate drainage works that escalated the unit rate of this type of work in 2018/19.

Cost of sealed local road resealing per square metre

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

Golden Plains Shire (2018-2019)

$4.64

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$5.90

All Councils (2018-2019)

$13.24

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Golden Plains Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $4.37 $6.70 $13.16
2016-2017 $3.85 $5.71 $11.97
2017-2018 $3.87 $6.39 $13.53
2018-2019 $4.64 $5.90 $13.24

Golden Plains Shire Council Says...

The increase in the resealing costs in 2018/19 compared to the previous year is as a result of a significant increase in the cost of bitumen.

Community satisfaction with sealed local roads

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

Golden Plains Shire (2018-2019)

44/100

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

47/100

All Councils (2018-2019)

57/100

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Golden Plains Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 44/100 43/100 55/100
2016-2017 38/100 43/100 54/100
2017-2018 47/100 44/100 55/100
2018-2019 44/100 47/100 57/100

Golden Plains Shire Council Says...

Council continues to implement its maintenance and reseal program.