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Mitchell 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

Mitchell Shire (2018-2019)

19.57

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

22.72

All Councils (2018-2019)

45.30

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mitchell Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 16.62 15.48 36.84
2016-2017 28.81 22.81 47.10
2017-2018 15.05 19.08 45.89
2018-2019 19.57 22.72 45.30

Mitchell Shire Council Says...

The number of sealed local road requests returned to closer to average in the 2018/19 financial year after peaking in the 2016/17 financial year, due to several extreme weather events.

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

Mitchell Shire (2018-2019)

95.45%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

96.29%

All Councils (2018-2019)

96.48%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mitchell Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 94.16% 97.26% 96.64%
2016-2017 94.05% 96.22% 96.12%
2017-2018 94.27% 95.97% 95.71%
2018-2019 95.45% 96.29% 96.48%

Mitchell Shire Council Says...

Sealed road condition audits are conducted every 3-4 years and are currently being completed. Council has committed to significantly increase budget allocations for future rectification works.

Cost of sealed local road reconstruction per square metre

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

Mitchell Shire (2018-2019)

$64.26

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$53.87

All Councils (2018-2019)

$89.97

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mitchell Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $120.08 $46.62 $82.05
2016-2017 $95.23 $40.43 $83.91
2017-2018 $137.47 $51.85 $84.34
2018-2019 $64.26 $53.87 $89.97

Mitchell Shire Council Says...

Costs to re-construct sealed roads during the 2018/19 financial year are considered to be within acceptable limits and represent value for money.

Cost of sealed local road resealing per square metre

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

Mitchell Shire (2018-2019)

$12.40

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$5.90

All Councils (2018-2019)

$13.24

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mitchell Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $37.94 $6.70 $13.16
2016-2017 $16.87 $5.71 $11.97
2017-2018 $24.79 $6.39 $13.53
2018-2019 $12.40 $5.90 $13.24

Mitchell Shire Council Says...

Costs to re-seal sealed roads during the 2018/19 financial year are considered to be within acceptable limits and represent value for money.

Community satisfaction with sealed local roads

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

Mitchell Shire (2018-2019)

47/100

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

47/100

All Councils (2018-2019)

57/100

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mitchell Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 37/100 43/100 55/100
2016-2017 38/100 43/100 54/100
2017-2018 43/100 44/100 55/100
2018-2019 47/100 47/100 57/100

Mitchell Shire Council Says...

The progressive improvement in our community's level of satisfaction is a credit to Councillors and staff who have all worked hard to engage with community, improve our services, obtain significant grant funding and provide great visibility to the community of new and improved infrastructure.