Decision details

Social Value Measurement Framework

Decision Maker: Assistant director Corporate Support

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve the proposed social value framework and key value indicators (KVIs) which will assist officers and potential suppliers to identify, measure and evaluate initiatives which could contribute to improving economic, social or environmental well-being of Herefordshire communities, through procurement activity.




a)    Social value measurement framework components included in paragraph 6 to 14 of this report are approved; and

b)    The initial key value indicators included in Appendix 1 are approved;


Alternative options considered:

1.             The council offers less structured guidance and has no consistent mechanism for capturing and reporting on social value achieved through the council’s procurement activity. This option is not recommended.


Wards Affected: (All Wards);


council officers, market, cabinet member commissioning, procurement, and assets

Contact: Rosalie Schultz, Head of Corporate Services Email: Tel: 01432 383130.

Publication date: 10/09/2021

Date of decision: 10/09/2021

Effective from: 17/09/2021

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