The Board received a report of the Strategic Director, Enterprise, Community and Resources, which provided information on the current arrangements within the Council to meet its requirements under the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and its review/changes in 2019/20. The report also provided information on:
· The current arrangements in Halton to support victims of Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking;
· Activity taking place on a Pan-Cheshire footprint;
· The Council’s Transparency Statement which had been refreshed for 2021-2022.
The Board agreed that the Police and Crime Commissioner would be invited to attend a future meeting.
RESOLVED: That the contents of the report be noted.