To consider the report of the Cabinet Member for Communities and Neighbourhoods presenting a draft Social Value Policy intended to allow the Council to formalise its definition of Social Value and explain what its adoption will enable the Council to achieve.
(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.