Decision details

Social Value Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet considered a report of the Executive Director (Transformation) presenting the refresh of the Council’s Social Value Policy, which has been applied across all Council commissioning and procurement activities since June 2018.




1. That the refreshed Social Value Policy and its stated aims, objectives and principles, be approved.


2. That enhanced performance monitoring of social value, be endorsed.


3. That the Commissioning Board act as the collective corporate sponsor for social value.


Reasons for decision:


To approve a refreshed Social Value Policy to continue to deliver wider social, economic and environmental benefits whilst delivering optimal value for money.


Other options:




Note: This is an Executive Function

Eligible for call-in to: Policy and Resources Scrutiny Committee

Cabinet Member: Cllr Jones

Report author: Nicola Spencer

Publication date: 14/03/2022

Date of decision: 22/02/2022

Decided at meeting: 22/02/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 05/03/2022

Accompanying Documents:


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