Decision details

Delivering Social Value in Barking and Dagenham

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet will be asked to approve the proposed policy and approach to securing Social Value through Council expenditure and activity.


Cabinet resolved to:


(i)  Agree the policy and approach to Social Value as set out in the report;


(ii)  Note the proposed monitoring, compliance and implementation process and plans; and


(iii)  Authorise the Director of Inclusive Growth, in consultation with the Cabinet Members for Employment, Skills and Aspiration and Finance, Performance and Core Services, to make any appropriate amendments to the documents and approach arising from best practice initiatives or valid representations from the general public and/or civil society partners.

Report author: Tess Lanning

Publication date: 20/05/2020

Date of decision: 19/05/2020

Decided at meeting: 19/05/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 28/05/2020

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