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Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report 2016-17

Details:

Title

Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report 2016-17

Other title

Annual report 2016-17

Creator

Northern Territory. Department of Corporate and Information Services

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report; Annual report

Date

2017

Notes

Made available by the Library & Archives NT via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Language

English

Subject

Northern Territory. Department of Corporate and Information Services -- Periodical

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Darwin

Series

Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report; Annual report

Volume

2016/2017

File type

application/pdf

ISSN

1835-2332

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Northern Territory Government

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/304926

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/361114

Page content

Annual Report 2016-17 | Department of Corporate and Information Services56 ACH IEVEM EN TS ENERGY USAGE The departments 13 office locations include multiple shared tenancies which make it difficult to provide reliable power usage and carbon emissions data. All buildings have automatic programmed timing for lighting and airconditioning, ensuring these are switched off after hours. The airconditioning in most buildings is set at 22-25 degrees celsius, contributing to the energy efficiency. In addition, staff are encouraged to turn off lighting, computers and equipment when not in use. RECYCLING The department provides recycling bins for confidential documents, paper, cardboard and commingled recycling on each floor, across all buildings. General waste bins are also provided. The department continues to recycle printer toners, cartridges and mobile phones. FLEET MANAGEMENT DCIS has 29 vehicles in the department, representing a FTE:Vehicle ratio of 20:1, which compares very favourably across the Northern Territory Government. All vehicles are registered in NT Fleets Vehicle Booking System for pool use. The average fuel consumption is 7.1L/100km, 1.4L/100km better than current maximum set in the Vehicle Policy Framework. Average CO2 is 174g/km, which is significantly better than the average indicator of 184g/km reported in the Green Vehicle Guide across passenger vehicles. Supporting the Community Departmental staff continued to support a number of charitable and social events over 2016-17, which provided opportunities for staff to gather socially and contribute to the community. These events raised over $1800 for charity and included Superhero Day; Jeans for Jeans Day; Footy Colours Day; R U OK? Day; Beyond Blue; Pink Month; Red Cross Big Cake Bake; Red Nose Day; Wear Orange Wednesday; RSPCA Cupcake Day; NT Foodbank; Harmony Day; and Shave for a Cure. Our Senior Director Shared Services volunteers her time as Chair of SIDS and Kids NT and is a volunteer parent supporter. The Regional Manager Shared Services is a senior member of Rotary and has had an association with the organisation as a member, President and Commodore for 24 years. Occupational Support Services team member Loene Wilson travelled to Queensland and assisted with recovery efforts following Cyclone Debbie. Fund raisers are held annually by Data Centre Services hosting lunch sessions internally for Harmony Day, Australia Day and Multicultural Day with donations provided to the charity of choice. This year over $500 was raised and donated to the Starlight Childrens Foundation. R U OK? Day Superhero Day NTG Cyclone Debbie deployment team


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