Issue details

Statement on Modern Slavery

To agree Herefordshire Council’s statement in addressing Modern Slavery. The Modern Slavery Act 2015 places specific responsibilities on organisations to ensure slavery and human trafficking does not exist within its supply chain or in any part of its own business. The term modern slavery captures a whole range of exploitation with the report and statement outlining how the council can use its powers, influence and responsibilities to prevent and act against modern slavery.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/08/2019

Decision due: 26 September 2019 by Cabinet member finance and corporate services

Lead member: Cabinet member finance and corporate services

Lead director: Assistant director Corporate Support

Department: Corporate Support Centre

Contact: Natalia Silver, Assistant Director Corporate Support Email: nsilver@herefordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01432260732.

Documents

  • Statement on Modern Slavery