Modern Slavery

This statement is made pursuant to Section 54 part 6 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and sets out the steps that Lanarkshire Region, being New College Lanarkshire (NCL) and South Lanarkshire College (SLC), has taken and will continue to undertake to ensure that slavery or human trafficking is not taking place within our supply chains or in any part of our business.

Modern Slavery encompasses slavery, servitude, human trafficking and forced labour. The Lanarkshire Colleges, incorporating New College Lanarkshire (and its subsidiary company Amcol (Scotland) Limited) and South Lanarkshire College, are committed to acting ethically, with integrity and transparency in all business dealings, and to putting in place effective systems and controls to safeguard against any form of Modern Slavery taking place within the organisations or our supply chains. The Lanarkshire Colleges are overseen by The Lanarkshire Board which has responsibility for ensuring the delivery of high quality further education as set out in the Regional Outcome Agreement. 

This statement has been approved by the Lanarkshire Regional Strategic Body

Signed: Ronnie Smith, Chair of Lanarkshire Board of Management
Date: 11/12/2023