Manchester City Council



Venue: Council Ante Chamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension

Contact: Mike Williamson 

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 141 KB

To receive the minutes of the Ethical Procurement Subgroup meeting held on 29 November 2018.


Appropriateness of advertisements on Council owned land pdf icon PDF 121 KB

Report of the Strategic Director – Development


This reports provides a summary of the council's position to ensure that inappropriate content is not displayed through the advertising estate. The report also summarises how the council intends to engage the market through the procurement process in order to find the appropriate supplier to operate the small format advertising estate.



Procurement of Building works for Schools pdf icon PDF 134 KB

Report of the Head of Major Projects


This report provides a summary of the social value activities and outcome resulting from the major construction projects commissioned on schools during 2018.

Additional documents:


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 29 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit


To review and agree the Work Programme for the Subgroup.



Exclusion of the Public

The officers consider that the following items contains exempt information as provided for in the Local Government Access to Information Act and that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information. The Executive is recommended to agree the necessary resolutions excluding the public from the meeting during consideration of these items. At the time this agenda is published no representations have been that this part of the meeting should be open to the public.


Contract development and enforceability

Report of the City Solicitor


The purpose of this report is to set out the legal framework in respect of social value considerations and to consider how these are reflected in the Council’s commercial and contractual arrangements and to be aware of the position in respect of enforcing such terms and remedies available to the Council.



National Agreements in associated construction industries - Our Town Hall Contract

Report of the City Treasurer


This report provides information on National Agreements for the employment, welfare, grading and training of apprentices in the associated construction industries in relation to the letting of the Our Town Hall Contract.