No precise date has yet been published
of its enforcement, but earlier this year the government announced that from October it will force commercial companies with
a turnover of £36m or more to publish an annual slavery and human trafficking statement.
Section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 provides that commercial organisations
must prepare a statement for each financial
year of the organisation.
A commercial organisation includes a
body incorporate (wherever incorporated) or a partnership (wherever formed), which carries on a business in any part of the UK. The statement should contain the steps the organisation has taken d...
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