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Darebin City

Profile Performance

Provision of food safety services to the community including registrations, education, monitoring, inspections and compliance

Time taken to action food complaints

Average number of days it has taken for council to action food complaints received from members of the public about the safety or handling of food for sale. 2015/16 was the first year of reporting for this indicator. From 2016/17 this indicator is reported by calendar year.

Darebin City (2018-2019)

2.14 days

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

1.84 days

All Councils (2018-2019)

2.07 days

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Darebin City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 1.5 days 1.84 days 2.06 days
2016-2017 2.09 days 1.92 days 2.56 days
2017-2018 2.14 days 1.78 days 1.76 days
2018-2019 2.14 days 1.84 days 2.07 days

Darebin City Council Says...

Percentage of required food safety assessments undertaken

Percentage of registered class 1 and 2 food premises that receive an annual food safety assessment. From 2015/16 this indicator is reported by calendar year.

Darebin City (2018-2019)

95.39%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

98.71%

All Councils (2018-2019)

94.82%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Darebin City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 90.21% 99.64% 90.88%
2016-2017 99.16% 101.06% 93.20%
2017-2018 98.39% 101.23% 94.61%
2018-2019 95.39% 98.71% 94.82%

Darebin City Council Says...

Council completed the vast majority of scheduled food safety assessments in the financial year. Any outstanding assessments were made a priority for completion.

Cost of food safety service per premises

Direct cost of the food safety service per food premises registered by council (or for which council has received notification) during the year. This indicator includes Streatrader registrations from 2015/16 onwards, which may affect a council's variance from 2014/15.

Darebin City (2018-2019)

$512.14

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$524.91

All Councils (2018-2019)

$484.34

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Darebin City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $537.75 $540.06 $507.28
2016-2017 $527.66 $528.45 $477.02
2017-2018 $530.59 $520.29 $489.47
2018-2019 $512.14 $524.91 $484.34

Darebin City Council Says...

Increased registerable business growth across the municipality resulted in a lower cost per premise than in the previous reporting period.

Percentage of critical and major non-compliance outcome notifications followed up by council

Percentage of critical and major non-compliance outcome notifications about a food premises that are followed up by council. From 2016/17 this indicator is reported by calendar year.

Darebin City (2018-2019)

100.00%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

98.82%

All Councils (2018-2019)

95.66%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Darebin City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 100.00% 97.22% 92.49%
2016-2017 92.13% 97.58% 91.48%
2017-2018 100.00% 98.16% 93.80%
2018-2019 100.00% 98.82% 95.66%

Darebin City Council Says...

Darebin achieved a 100% result again in 2018-2019, thereby demonstrating Council's commitment to addressing high-risk, non-compliant premises.