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Mornington Peninsula Shire

Profile Performance

Provision of good governance to the community including making and implementing decisions with reference to community engagement, policy frameworks and agreed practice

Council decisions made at meetings closed to the public

Percentage of council resolutions made at an ordinary or special meeting of council (or at a meeting of a special committee consisting only of councillors) closed to the public

Mornington Peninsula Shire (2018-2019)

8.67%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

8.66%

All Councils (2018-2019)

9.55%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mornington Peninsula Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 13.09% 17.41% 11.53%
2016-2017 7.98% 11.38% 9.45%
2017-2018 7.92% 10.50% 9.29%
2018-2019 8.67% 8.66% 9.55%

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council Says...

Community satisfaction with community consultation and engagement

Community satisfaction rating out of 100 with the consultation and engagement efforts of the council. This includes consulting and engaging directly with the community on key local issues requiring decisions by council.

Mornington Peninsula Shire (2018-2019)

56/100

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

59/100

All Councils (2018-2019)

56/100

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mornington Peninsula Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 55/100 58/100 55/100
2016-2017 52/100 56/100 55/100
2017-2018 57/100 58/100 56/100
2018-2019 56/100 59/100 56/100

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council Says...

Councillor attendance at council meetings

Percentage of attendance at ordinary and special council meetings by councillors

Mornington Peninsula Shire (2018-2019)

85.52%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

87.36%

All Councils (2018-2019)

91.70%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mornington Peninsula Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 87.60% 87.27% 91.32%
2016-2017 89.51% 93.36% 94.34%
2017-2018 88.46% 90.25% 93.23%
2018-2019 85.52% 87.36% 91.70%

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council Says...

Cost of governance per councillor

Direct cost of delivering council's governance service per councillor

Mornington Peninsula Shire (2018-2019)

$62,035.82

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$55,256.32

All Councils (2018-2019)

$48,340.83

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mornington Peninsula Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $58,484.18 $51,639.67 $48,411.16
2016-2017 $51,146.09 $53,566.29 $47,978.61
2017-2018 $53,542.64 $52,888.10 $47,505.59
2018-2019 $62,035.82 $55,256.32 $48,340.83

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council Says...

The increase in the cost of Governance is mainly attributed to the hiring of an external consultant for the recruitment of the new CEO, an increase in WorkCover premiums and costs associated with additional council and committee meetings.

Community satisfaction with council decisions

Community satisfaction rating out 100 with how council has performed in making decisions in the interests of the community

Mornington Peninsula Shire (2018-2019)

55/100

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

59/100

All Councils (2018-2019)

55/100

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Mornington Peninsula Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 56/100 58/100 54/100
2016-2017 52/100 56/100 54/100
2017-2018 53/100 57/100 54/100
2018-2019 55/100 59/100 55/100

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council Says...