A report seeking approval of the County Council’s updated Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement for the financial year 2021/22.
Councillor Isobel Seccombe (Leader) introduced this statement which was produced annually and published through central government. The statement set out?what steps the Council had taken during the previous financial year to ensure that modern slavery was not taking place in any part of the Council's business or supply chain.
Resolved that Cabinet:
1. Approves the County Council’s updated Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement for the financial year 2021/22; and
2. Authorises the Strategic Director for Resources to publish the Council’s Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement on the Central Government Registry alongside the estimated turnover for the Council in the year covered by the statement.