Decision details

Social Value Policy, Toolkit and Gloucester TOM's Measurement

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Abandoned

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To adopt the Social Value Policy and tool kit following consultation.




(1)  the adoption of the Social Value Policy in Appendix 1 of the report, to be implemented as part of the City Council’s procurement process be approved; and


(2)  responsibility be delegated for the management of the Social Value Toolkit and Gloucester TOM’s measurement framework to the Head of Communities, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Communities and Neighbourhoods and the City Council Solicitor; and


(3)  it be noted that by engaging Social Value Portal Limited to support the City Council and bidders in the delivery of social value, successful bidders for City Council contracts will be required to pay a fee to the Social Value Portal as set out in Appendix 3 of the report.


Report author: Adam Wassell

Publication date: 15/10/2020

Date of decision: 14/10/2020

Decided at meeting: 14/10/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 23/10/2020

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