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  • Case Study: Integrating Social Value into Planning
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    Case Study: Integrating Social Value into Planning

    When developers, Legal & General Property approached the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham with a proposal to redevelop a large property, the combined parties wanted a question answered: “Would focusing on Social Value give the local community better outcomes than was usually the case?”. In the case of L&GP’s £100m project, 245 Hammersm...

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  • Case Study: Harrow Council
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    Case Study: Harrow Council

    Harrow Council and Social Value Portal (SVP) work together to pilot a Social Value assessment tool on a tender for the renovation and refurbishment of a council property in Harrow.     The SVP procurement platform was used to assess the Social Value of each bid based on a set of Themes, Outcomes and Measures (TOMs Matrix) developed by Harr...

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  • Social Value Maturity Index Launched!
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    Social Value Maturity Index Launched!

    Chris White MP says that the Social Value Act has the potential to transform public sector buying, to save money and unlock the inherent good in business Social value indexChris White MP for Warwick and Leamington, Laura Langstaff, Head of Procurement for OrbisGuy Battle, CEO Social Value Portal, Jonathon Porritt CBEChris White MP for Warwick and Leamingt...

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  • The New SVP website is here!
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    The New SVP website is here!

    Today we are launching our new website on the back of our latest survey that shows that less than 30% of Public Authorities have a Social Value Strategy more than 18 months after the implementation of The Public Services (Social Value) act 2012. Our survey also shows that Business is lagging behind with 80% of Local Authorities stating that Business is unp...

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