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Wyndham City

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

Wyndham City (2019-2020)

2.08 days

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

2.12 days

All Councils (2019-2020)

1.71 days

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 3.33 days 2.56 days 2.06 days
2017-2018 2.51 days 2.59 days 2.19 days
2018-2019 1.46 days 2.46 days 2.03 days
2019-2020 2.08 days 2.12 days 1.71 days

Wyndham City Council Says...

Resourcing and Council's response to COVID-19 has seen a slight increase in the time taken to action animal requests.

Animals reclaimed from council

Percentage of all collected cats and dogs which have been reclaimed

Wyndham City (2019-2020)

42.09%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

49.76%

All Councils (2019-2020)

47.26%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 37.51% 45.64% 51.24%
2017-2018 33.53% 50.73% 50.34%
2018-2019 38.88% 53.61% 50.95%
2019-2020 42.09% 49.76% 47.26%

Wyndham City Council Says...

The percentage of reclaimed animals has increased from the previous financial year.

Animals rehomed

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

Wyndham City (2019-2020)

21.77%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

20.47%

All Councils (2019-2020)

31.96%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2019-2020 21.77% 20.47% 31.96%

Wyndham City Council Says...

A new measure that will be impacted by COVID-19 restrictions.

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.

Wyndham City (2019-2020)

$7.58

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

$8.36

All Councils (2019-2020)

$12.54

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2019-2020 $7.58 $8.36 $12.54

Wyndham City Council Says...

Direct costs of providing the Animal service have remained steady in 2019/20.

Successful animal management prosecutions

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

Wyndham City (2019-2020)

100.00%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

95.96%

All Councils (2019-2020)

63.75%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2019-2020 100.00% 95.96% 63.75%

Wyndham City Council Says...

All 21 prosecutions had a successful court outcome. Proven offences ranged from dog attacks, unregistered dogs at large, and nuisance orders relating to barking and fencing matters. Three cases were adjourned to be heard in 2020/21 due to restrictions on courts during COVID-19. New indicator in 2020.