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Indigo Shire

Profile Performance

Provision of animal management and responsible pet ownership services to the community including monitoring, registration, enforcement and education

Time taken to action animal management requests

Average number of days it has taken for council to action animal management requests. 2015/16 was the first year of reporting for this indicator.

Indigo Shire (2018-2019)

1 days

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

2.17 days

All Councils (2018-2019)

2.03 days

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Indigo Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 1 days 1.69 days 2.17 days
2016-2017 1 days 1.5 days 2.06 days
2017-2018 1 days 1.61 days 2.19 days
2018-2019 1 days 2.17 days 2.03 days

Indigo Shire Council Says...

Animals reclaimed from council

Percentage of all collected cats and dogs (feral and registered) which have been reclaimed

Indigo Shire (2018-2019)

43.69%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

46.45%

All Councils (2018-2019)

50.95%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Indigo Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 45.19% 58.40% 54.57%
2016-2017 48.24% 51.03% 51.24%
2017-2018 35.25% 49.31% 50.34%
2018-2019 43.69% 46.45% 50.95%

Indigo Shire Council Says...

There has been a significant decrease in feral animal collected this year, leading to a return to more normal reclaim rates.

Cost of animal management service per registered animal

Direct cost to council of the animal management service per domestic animal (i.e. cats and dogs) that has been registered

Indigo Shire (2018-2019)

$71.43

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$64.39

All Councils (2018-2019)

$63.27

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Indigo Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $66.67 $56.28 $50.43
2016-2017 $52.91 $60.80 $53.75
2017-2018 $62.30 $65.68 $59.95
2018-2019 $71.43 $64.39 $63.27

Indigo Shire Council Says...

Lower animal registrations this year.

Animal management prosecutions

Number of animal management charges (excluding unpaid fines) that result in a prosecution in favour of council

Indigo Shire (2018-2019)

Not applicable for this reporting period

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

1.13

All Councils (2018-2019)

12.32

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Indigo Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 Not applicable for this reporting period 4.00 11.24
2016-2017 Not applicable for this reporting period 4.00 10.84
2017-2018 Not applicable for this reporting period 5.00 13.73
2018-2019 Not applicable for this reporting period 1.13 12.32

Indigo Shire Council Says...