Plans, performance and policies
Annual Reports, Audit Letter and Governance Statement
A Policy is defined as 'a course or principles of action adopted or proposed by an organisation or individual'. Therefore, a Policy is why Basildon Borough Council is doing something.
A Strategy is defined as 'a plan of action designed to achieve a long-term overall aim'. Therefore, a Strategy is how Basildon Borough Council is going to implement a Policy.
In 2021, Basildon Council invited the Local Government Association (LGA) to conduct a Peer Review of our ambitious plans to modernise our services to deliver for our residents over the coming years.
This statement explains how Basildon Borough Council aims to understand and address all potential modern slavery risks related to its business.