As part of the IWMP development process, section 13 of the Waste Act requires the development of annual performance reports and it must be noted that this happens outside the actual IWMP development process. Section states that
An IWMP toolkit was developed to assist municipalities to compile their IWMP’s.
Link to Toolkit
Status Quo Assessment
Establishing the situation analysis, including backlogs.
Setting the desired end-state.
Identify & evaluate options
Take into consideration the context & variety of options that are feasible.
Select preferred alternatives
Identifying, evaluating & selecting alternative methods / approaches for achieving the desired end state.
Implementing the plan through well integrated strategies.
Review & monitoring
Evaluating & reviewing the plan to ensure the respective objectives are being met.