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West Wimmera 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.

West Wimmera Shire (2018-2019)

Not applicable for this reporting period

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

2.35 days

All Councils (2018-2019)

2.07 days

Performance Trend

Reporting Period West Wimmera Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 3.67 days 1.97 days 2.06 days
2016-2017 2.33 days 1.56 days 2.56 days
2017-2018 Not applicable for this reporting period 1.36 days 1.76 days
2018-2019 Not applicable for this reporting period 2.35 days 2.07 days

West Wimmera Shire Council Says...

No complaints received

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.

West Wimmera Shire (2018-2019)

80.77%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

86.70%

All Councils (2018-2019)

94.82%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period West Wimmera Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 91.07% 82.01% 90.88%
2016-2017 142.50% 86.84% 93.20%
2017-2018 82.76% 87.40% 94.61%
2018-2019 80.77% 86.70% 94.82%

West Wimmera Shire Council Says...

Council maintains a rolling program of assessments.

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.

West Wimmera Shire (2018-2019)

$1,796.76

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$556.98

All Councils (2018-2019)

$484.34

Performance Trend

Reporting Period West Wimmera Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $1,790.76 $552.88 $507.28
2016-2017 $677.43 $499.53 $477.02
2017-2018 $2,112.59 $562.63 $489.47
2018-2019 $1,796.76 $556.98 $484.34

West Wimmera Shire Council Says...

Cost has reduced this year due Council staff returning from leave. In 2017-18 leave backfill was provided by contracted inspectors causing an increase in cost for that 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.

West Wimmera Shire (2018-2019)

100.00%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

98.09%

All Councils (2018-2019)

95.66%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period West Wimmera Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 Not applicable for this reporting period 86.08% 92.49%
2016-2017 Not applicable for this reporting period 82.81% 91.48%
2017-2018 Not applicable for this reporting period 92.01% 93.80%
2018-2019 100.00% 98.09% 95.66%

West Wimmera Shire Council Says...

One critical non-compliance notification received and followed up