Decision details

Modern Slavery

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Regulatory, Compliance and Corporate Services

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


This report is to provide an update on related work that has taken place in the last year relating to the Council Motion agreed in April 2019 which committed to help eradicate slavery and labour exploitation.



Decision (s)


  1. The progress to date be considered and;
  2. the draft statement at Annex A be considered and it be noted that the approved statement will be published on the Council website and staff will be sign posted to this statement so that they are aware of the Council’s continued commitment to helping eradicate slavery and labour exploitation and;
  3. work to help eradicate slavery and labour exploitation be noted and continued and;
  4. the intention to publish this report in line with the agreed 2019 Council motion be noted.


Reasons for the Recommendation:


In April 2019 Council agreed to report publicly on the implementation of this policy annually.


Alternative Options Considered and Rejected:


Not applicable.




Publication date: 23/04/2021

Date of decision: 23/04/2021

Effective from: 05/05/2021

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