Decision details

Social Value – sustaining the recovery and levelling up.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To seek approval of the updated Social Value policy and reporting measures set out at Annex A and to develop a set of local Themes, Outcomes and Measures (“TOMs”) that will assist in leveraging investment in skills, environment, and wellbeing through the Council’s ongoing activities (procurement, planning etc.). The revised Social Value policy and reporting measures will also assist in delivering “levelling up” by way of incentivising third parties to deliver Social Value in both Gloucestershire and, where appropriate, discrete areas within the county.

 

Decision:

Cllr Philip Robinson sought approval of the updated Social Value policy and reporting measures set out at Annex A and to develop a set of local Themes, Outcomes and Measures (“TOMs”) that will assist in leveraging investment in skills, environment, and wellbeing through the Council’s ongoing activities (procurement, planning etc.). The revised Social Value policy and reporting measures will also assist in delivering “levelling up” by way of incentivising third parties to deliver Social Value in both Gloucestershire and, where appropriate, discrete areas within the county.

 

Having considered all of the information, Cabinet noted the report and

 

RESOLVED to:

 

Adopt the revised Social Value Policy and reporting measures set out at Annexes A to C and to develop a set of local Themes, Outcomes and Measures in connection therewith.

Report author: Cllr Philip Robinson

Publication date: 30/03/2022

Date of decision: 30/03/2022

Decided at meeting: 30/03/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 07/04/2022

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