Introduction from the Ian Cole Wilkins of Indigo Group.
Indigo Service Solutions Limited, a limited company registered in England and Wales with the company number 06165906, and registered office at C/O Uhy Hacker Young Lanyon House, Mission Court, Newport, South Wales, NP20 2DW. it is part of the Indigo Service Solutions Group described below (hereinafter the “Group”).
We are proud of the steps we have taken to combat slavery and human trafficking.
The statement reflects the steps that we have taken to date and constitutes our Group’s slavery and human trafficking statement for the financial year ending in 2019. It was approved by our board of directors in a board meeting held on 27/03/2019 and has been signed off by Ian Cole Wilkins, Group CEO on 28/03/2019.
Our business is organised into three (2) business units:
Our supply chains
Our supply chains consist of our end clients that we provide our services to, the relevant group company that provides the services, and either our umbrella employees, self-employed contractors or limited companies that we process our services for.
Our policies on slavery and human trafficking
We are committed to ensuring that there is no modern slavery or human trafficking in our supply chains or in any part of our business. Our Anti-slavery Policy reflects our commitment to acting ethically and with integrity in all our business relationships and to implementing and enforcing effective systems and controls to ensure slavery and human trafficking is not taking place anywhere in our supply chains.
Due diligence and risk assessment processes for slavery and human trafficking
As part of our initiative to identify and mitigate risk, we carry out extensive due diligence including knowing your customer checks, and right to work checks, using a digital identity verification process, using our cloud-based technology.
We have in place systems to:
Supplier adherence to our values and ethics
We have zero tolerance for slavery and human trafficking. To ensure all those in our supply chain and contractors comply with our values and ethics we have in place a rigorous supply chain compliance programme. This consists of:
We have a dedicated compliance team, which consists of representatives from the following departments:
To ensure a high level of understanding of the risks of modern slavery and human trafficking in our supply chains and our business, we have and continue to provide training to our staff. We also require our business partners to provide training to their staff and suppliers and providers.
Following a review of the effectiveness of the steps we have taken this year to ensure that there is no slavery or human trafficking in our supply chains, we intend to progress to verify at least 90% of our supply chain through Credas Technology Ltd to ensure that we are taking the utmost care in carrying out the due diligence process to combat slavery and human trafficking.
This statement is made pursuant to section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2015.