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West Wimmera 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

West Wimmera Shire (2019-2020)

0.01 days

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

1.5 days

All Councils (2019-2020)

1.71 days

Performance Trend

Reporting Period West Wimmera Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 No data supplied 1.5 days 2.06 days
2017-2018 No data supplied 1.61 days 2.19 days
2018-2019 No data supplied 2.17 days 2.03 days
2019-2020 0.01 days 1.5 days 1.71 days

West Wimmera Shire Council Says...

No information available due to multiple changes in staffing across the year unfortunately resulting in consistent records not being kept.

Animals reclaimed from council

Percentage of all collected cats and dogs which have been reclaimed

West Wimmera Shire (2019-2020)

36.00%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

47.41%

All Councils (2019-2020)

47.26%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period West Wimmera Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 32.56% 51.03% 51.24%
2017-2018 34.83% 49.31% 50.34%
2018-2019 50.00% 46.45% 50.95%
2019-2020 36.00% 47.41% 47.26%

West Wimmera Shire Council Says...

Council has seen a higher proportion of collected animals rehomed than reclaimed during 2019/20.

Animals rehomed

Percentage of all collected cats and dogs which have been rehomed. New indicator from July 2019.

West Wimmera Shire (2019-2020)

64.00%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

39.10%

All Councils (2019-2020)

31.96%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period West Wimmera Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2019-2020 64.00% 39.10% 31.96%

West Wimmera Shire Council Says...

No information available due to multiple changes in staffing across the year unfortunately resulting in consistent records not being kept.

Cost of animal management service per population

Direct cost to council of the animal management service per population. New indicator from July 2019. Please refer to retired indicators link for previous results.

West Wimmera Shire (2019-2020)

$26.31

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

$17.86

All Councils (2019-2020)

$12.54

Performance Trend

Reporting Period West Wimmera Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2019-2020 $26.31 $17.86 $12.54

West Wimmera Shire Council Says...

Due to multiple changes in staffing across the year a number of casual and higher wages were incurred for 2019-20

Successful animal management prosecutions

Percentage of successful animal management prosecutions. New indicator from July 2019.

West Wimmera Shire (2019-2020)

No data supplied

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

17.65%

All Councils (2019-2020)

63.75%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period West Wimmera Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2019-2020 No data supplied 17.65% 63.75%

West Wimmera Shire Council Says...

No animal management prosecutions.