Decision details

Consideration of Gaining Real Living Wage Accreditation

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




(1)  the activity undertaken so far in working towards gaining accreditation to the Real Living Wage Foundation and the next steps and further analysis to be undertaken be noted;


(2)  a further report be submitted to the Policy and Resources Committee that recommends seeking accreditation from the RLW Foundation if the further work undertaken confirms this; and


(3)  it be noted that approval has already been made to the Care Sector under the Covid-19 response for providers to be sufficiently funded to pay their employees who are engaged on Wirral Council contracts the Real Living Wage.

Publication date: 28/07/2020

Date of decision: 27/07/2020

Decided at meeting: 27/07/2020 - Cabinet

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