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Indigo Shire

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.

Indigo Shire (2018-2019)

1 days

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

2.35 days

All Councils (2018-2019)

2.07 days

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Indigo Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 1 days 1.97 days 2.06 days
2016-2017 1 days 1.56 days 2.56 days
2017-2018 1 days 1.36 days 1.76 days
2018-2019 1 days 2.35 days 2.07 days

Indigo Shire 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.

Indigo Shire (2018-2019)

100.00%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

86.70%

All Councils (2018-2019)

94.82%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Indigo Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 100.00% 82.01% 90.88%
2016-2017 93.14% 86.84% 93.20%
2017-2018 100.00% 87.40% 94.61%
2018-2019 100.00% 86.70% 94.82%

Indigo Shire Council Says...

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.

Indigo Shire (2018-2019)

$683.78

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$556.98

All Councils (2018-2019)

$484.34

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Indigo Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $586.66 $552.88 $507.28
2016-2017 $666.43 $499.53 $477.02
2017-2018 $626.90 $562.63 $489.47
2018-2019 $683.78 $556.98 $484.34

Indigo Shire Council Says...

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.

Indigo Shire (2018-2019)

104.17%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

98.09%

All Councils (2018-2019)

95.66%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Indigo Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 100.00% 86.08% 92.49%
2016-2017 100.00% 82.81% 91.48%
2017-2018 90.32% 92.01% 93.80%
2018-2019 104.17% 98.09% 95.66%

Indigo Shire Council Says...

One non-compliance was discovered late in the previous year and was not followed-up prior to the end of year. This lead to a 2017/18 result of 90.32%. This outstanding non-compliance was completed early in 2018/19 in addition to the usual 100% follow-up of non-compliance notifications, leading to a result of 104.17% in 2018/19. Over the two year period all non-compliances have been appropriately followed-up by Council.