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Darebin City

Profile Performance

Kerbside bin collection requests per 1,000 households

Number of kerbside bin collection requests received by council per 1,000 kerbside bin collection households

Darebin City (2018-2019)

63.64

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

117.88

All Councils (2018-2019)

104.58

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Darebin City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 116.65 120.44 97.37
2016-2017 101.65 120.83 101.19
2017-2018 99.78 117.96 99.66
2018-2019 63.64 117.88 104.58

Darebin City Council Says...

As part of the service improvements to reduce the number of requests, there has been an increase in runners to remove the bins from behind parked cars for collection by the driver.

Kerbside collection bins missed per 10,000 households

Number of kerbside collection bins missed per 10,000 scheduled kerbside collection bin lifts

Darebin City (2018-2019)

7.80

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

6.39

All Councils (2018-2019)

4.91

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Darebin City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 9.51 5.81 4.18
2016-2017 7.80 5.68 4.51
2017-2018 7.70 6.09 5.05
2018-2019 7.80 6.39 4.91

Darebin City Council Says...

Cost of kerbside garbage bin collection service per bin

Direct cost to council of the kerbside garbage bin collection service per kerbside garbage collection bin

Darebin City (2018-2019)

$96.07

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$109.06

All Councils (2018-2019)

$106.59

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Darebin City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $97.03 $106.30 $101.10
2016-2017 $96.30 $106.81 $102.30
2017-2018 $94.70 $109.11 $102.52
2018-2019 $96.07 $109.06 $106.59

Darebin City Council Says...

Cost of kerbside recyclables collection service per bin

Direct cost to council of the kerbside recyclables collection service per kerbside recyclables collection bin

Darebin City (2018-2019)

$26.82

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$48.68

All Councils (2018-2019)

$57.71

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Darebin City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $25.55 $23.27 $37.66
2016-2017 $26.63 $23.51 $37.34
2017-2018 $22.30 $30.46 $42.45
2018-2019 $26.82 $48.68 $57.71

Darebin City Council Says...

The cost of kerbside recycling collection has increased due to a shutdown in the recycling processing service which resulted in additional cartage costs for a period of 4.5 weeks.

Kerbside collection waste diverted from landfill

Percentage of garbage, recyclables and green organics collected from kerbside bins that is diverted from landfill

Darebin City (2018-2019)

46.39%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

44.47%

All Councils (2018-2019)

43.94%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Darebin City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 47.42% 45.08% 42.93%
2016-2017 47.95% 45.87% 44.52%
2017-2018 49.10% 45.10% 44.69%
2018-2019 46.39% 44.47% 43.94%

Darebin City Council Says...

A period of disruption in the recycling processing service resulted in 1,014 tonnes of recyclable material going to landfill, which has resulted in a decrease in diversion. Without this disruption, diversion would have slightly increased to 50%.