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Port Phillip 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

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

29.31

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

117.88

All Councils (2018-2019)

104.58

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 33.57 120.44 97.37
2016-2017 29.26 120.83 101.19
2017-2018 27.84 117.96 99.66
2018-2019 29.31 117.88 104.58

Port Phillip City Council Says...

The number of bin requests has slightly increased from 2017/18.

Kerbside collection bins missed per 10,000 households

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

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

3.40

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

6.39

All Councils (2018-2019)

4.91

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 2.67 5.81 4.18
2016-2017 1.73 5.68 4.51
2017-2018 3.91 6.09 5.05
2018-2019 3.40 6.39 4.91

Port Phillip City Council Says...

Number of bins missed is lower from the previous year. This is reflective of Councils good quality bin collection service.

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

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

$53.07

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$109.06

All Councils (2018-2019)

$106.59

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $63.68 $106.30 $101.10
2016-2017 $69.65 $106.81 $102.30
2017-2018 $68.97 $109.11 $102.52
2018-2019 $53.07 $109.06 $106.59

Port Phillip City Council Says...

Costs have significantly reduced which reflects the close management of the kerbside waste collection contract ensuring higher level of service provided to the community.

Cost of kerbside recyclables collection service per bin

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

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

$46.55

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$48.68

All Councils (2018-2019)

$57.71

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $33.93 $23.27 $37.66
2016-2017 $36.07 $23.51 $37.34
2017-2018 $39.57 $30.46 $42.45
2018-2019 $46.55 $48.68 $57.71

Port Phillip City Council Says...

The increase in cost of our recyclables collection service, exceeded our target of $36.00 is attributed to the increased costs to the recycling industry in Australia. Strategic plans are in place to identify better practices with our contractor.

Kerbside collection waste diverted from landfill

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

Port Phillip City (2018-2019)

29.18%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

44.47%

All Councils (2018-2019)

43.94%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Port Phillip City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 34.11% 45.08% 42.93%
2016-2017 32.94% 45.87% 44.52%
2017-2018 31.71% 45.10% 44.69%
2018-2019 29.18% 44.47% 43.94%

Port Phillip City Council Says...

The diversion of recyclables to landfill in 2019 caused a drop in the overall result. Council maintains a strong focus on reducing the amount of waste going to landfill. The Don't Waste It! Waste Management Strategy will provide the blueprint for how Council and the community work together to create a more sustainable future for Port Phillip and the way waste, recyclables and organics is managed moving forward.