The Modern Slavery Act 2015: 10 Key Points for Businesses

October 2015

What is the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and Why do Businesses Need to Know About it?

The Act deals with a variety of matters relating to slavery and human trafficking. The most relevant section for businesses is section 54 which will require commercial organisations over a certain size to disclose what activities they have undertaken to eliminate slavery and human trafficking from their supply chains and their own business.