Issue details

Socially Responsible Procurement Policy

This Socially Responsible Procurement Policy aims to go above and beyond the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 and sets out Wiltshire Council’s overarching framework for the delivery of these initiatives, taking into consideration the wider associated legislative and policy driven requirements and importantly, delivery of the Council’s own commitments set out in the Business Plan Principals 2022 - 2032.

This Policy ensure that Wiltshire Council maximises the social, economic, environmental and cultural well-being that it delivers through its procurement activity.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Policy Framework Change;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/08/2022

Decision due: 29 Nov 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Nick Botterill, Cabinet Member for Finance, Development Management and Strategic Planning

Lead director: Alison Elliott (Director - Commissioning)

Department: Commissioning

Contact: Luana O'Neill Email: Luana.O', Deborah Bull, Head of Procurement Email: Tel: 01249 706198.

Consultation process

Extensive stakeholder consultation on the Socially Responsible Procurement strategy took place during 2022

Agenda items


  • Socially Responsible Procurement Policy