Equalities in Public Procurement aims to raise service provider performance in employment and equal opportunites.
The West Midlands Forum have developed a Common Standard for assessing whether council contracts met the requirements of the Race Relations Act 2000 and observe the Commission for Racial Equality's Code of Practice in Employment, please refer to the attachment below.
The West Midlands Forum consists of:
Birmingham City Council
Coventry City Council
Redditch Borough Council
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
Wolverhampton City Council
Wmf Cs Leaflet June 2008 16.06.08
Wfm Guidance for Employers - Jan 09