Transparency Statement

Slavery and Human trafficking statement, pursuant to the Modern Slavery Act 2015

London Square continues to take steps to combat slavery and human trafficking.

Organisation’s Structure

London Square Limited, which forms part of the London Square Group are an award winning property developer, based in Uxbridge, England with an annual turnover in excess of £36 million.

Our Business

London Square compromises of numerous divisions and operating companies, which a proportion of the overall responsibilities being implemented from head office, which includes the anti-slavery and human trafficking policy and monitoring of compliance.

Our Supply Chain

London Square’s supply chains include a database of approved sub-contractors and joint venture partners, with whom we have a long standing relationship with. The continued aim is to make significant long term contributions to improving the environment as well as the social and economic fabric of the communities in which we work, an aspiration and requirement shared by our key suppliers. A strict coherence to our policy on anti-slavery and human trafficking is mandatory.

Our Policies on Slavery and Human Trafficking

London Square are committed to ensuring that there is no modern slavery or human trafficking in our supply chains or in any part of our business. The implemented Anti-Slavery Policy reflects our commitment to acting ethically and with integrity in all our business relationships in addition to implementing and enforcing effective systems, measures and controls to ensure slavery and human trafficking does not affect the business.

Due Diligence processes for Slavery and Human Trafficking

As part of our initiative to identify and mitigate risk we have in place systems and procedures to:

  • Identify and assess potential risk areas in our supply chains.
  • Mitigate the risk of slavery and human trafficking occurring in our supply chains.
  • Monitor potential risk areas in our supply chains.
  • Protect whistle blowers.

 

Supplier Adherence to our Values and Ethics

London Square adopts a zero tolerance to slavery and human trafficking. Due care and attention is taken by senior management whereby continuous monitoring both internally and externally from key suppliers to ensure that the slavery and human trafficking policies are adhered to.

Training

To ensure a high level of understanding of the risks of modern slavery and human trafficking in our supply chains and our business, we provide training to all our staff members.

Our Effectiveness in Combating Slavery and Human Trafficking

The use of key performance indicators (KPIs) enables London Square to measure the effective of the policy within the organisation and throughout the supply chain.

Further Steps

A process of continuous monitoring of the policy is adhered to, and an annual review is undertaken to ensure that further steps are taken, where appropriate, to combat slavery and human trafficking. This statement is made pursuant to section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and constitutes our slavery and human trafficking statement for the financial year ending 31st March 2016.