value for money audits

Port Phillip Value for Money

Assessment of Value for Money in Service Delivery and Community Expectations - Civil Infrastructure Maintenance Contract Audit

In line with Council's policies and compliance with statutory regulations, City of Port Phillip (CoPP) engaged IV Water to conduct an audit of the contract to review its Value for Money in relation to:

  • Level of service
  • Specified procedures
  • Customer expectations and satisfaction
  • Compliance with maintenance and engineering standards
  • Work practices
  • Financial performance
  • Rates review and assessment
  • Risk management
  • Sustainable practices and compliance with agreed Key Performance Indicators

The City of Port Phillip (CoPP) Civil Infrastructure Maintenance Services contract provides for the maintenance and renewal of Council's civil assets including roads, drains, footpaths, signs and furniture.

The services via CoPP's managing contractor also provide for defect inspections of roads, direct handling of customer service requests relating to road maintenance and after hours call outs.

The key requirement of the contract is to ensure that these assets are maintained in accordance with the Council's strategy and provides value for money in its service delivery.

The project commenced in December 2018 and was successfully completed in April 2019.

What We've Done for Others


  • All
  • Integrated
  • Stormwater
  • Wastewater
  • Maintenance
  • Industrial
  • Guidelines
  • IPWEA WSUD Workshop

  • OPEX cost reduction
  • Melbourne Olympic Park

  • 52 mill. litres of water annually
  • Alice Smart Effluent Reuse

  • 6 mill. litres of water daily
  • City of Banyule WSUD

  • OPEX cost reduction
  • Fonterra, Darnum Drainage

  • Safety and functionality improved
  • IPWEA / DELWP IWM Workshops

  • Collaboration initiated
  • Melbourne Royal Botanic Gardens

  • Improved system performance
  • Yarra Park Sewer Mining

  • 180 mill. litres of Class A water annually
  • Port Phillip Value for Money

  • Service contracts audit
  • Water Recycling Conference 2019

  • Best practice in Integrated Water Management
  • Banyule Stormwater Harvesting

  • Optimal method of asset maintenance
  • Sunshine Golf Sewer Mining

  • Design, tendering and project management
  • Stormwater Harvesting Guidelines

  • Developing industry standard
  • Moranbah Water Study

  • Developing sustainable mining strategies
  • Melbourne Sports Precinct Tour

  • Best practice in design, operation and maintenance
  • Lafarge Holcim Audits

  • Structural audits of plant and equipment
  • Grantville Quarry Infrastructure

  • Design and implementation
  • Road Map Report

  • Stormwater treatment devices performance verification

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