Decision details

Draft Social Value Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To implement a consultation exercise to inform the adoption of a strategy to promote delivery of social value through commissioning and procurement activities.




(1)  the draft Social Value Policy be noted and it be agreed for a public consultation to begin


(2)  the creation of a Social Value Toolkit be approved, to be made available alongside the policy. This document will be made in collaboration with the community of Gloucester and will identify the specific needs for each ward of the City.


(3)  the procurement be approved of services from the Social Value Portal, who will provide support in the creation of a social value toolkit and support on all procurements meeting the criteria of the policy.



Report author: Ruth Saunders

Publication date: 12/03/2020

Date of decision: 11/03/2020

Decided at meeting: 11/03/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/03/2020

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