YOUGOV PLC modern slavery statement summary (2021)
What is a modern slavery statement?
PDF version of the statement (optional)
PDF statements were first introduced to the registry for the 2023 statement year.
About this statement summary
All answers relate to the financial year covered by the statement. The organisation is responsible for all the information it provided. Some of our questions are optional, so organisations may not have answered all of them. The statement summary does not replace the full modern slavery statement – below we provide a link to the full statement on the organisation’s website.
- Legal requirement to publish
- Statement period and sign-off details
- Recommended areas covered by the statement
- The organisation’s sectors and turnover
- Number of years producing statements
- Monitoring working conditions
- Modern slavery risks
- Finding indicators of modern slavery
- Demonstrating progress
Legal requirement to publish
YOUGOV PLC has confirmed it is required to publish a 2021 statement by law.
Statement period and sign-off details
The statement covers the following period:
1 August 2019 to 31 July 2020
The statement was signed off by:
Stephan Shakespeare (CEO)
It was approved by the board (or equivalent management body) on:
10 December 2020
Recommended areas covered by the statement
Government guidance encourages organisations to cover a range of areas in their modern slavery statements, setting out the steps they’re taking to address modern slavery risks in their operations and supply chains. Read about the recommended areas in the statutory guidance.
We asked the organisation to tell us which areas its statement covers.
|Areas recommended by government guidance||Organisation’s response|
|The organisation’s structure, business and supply chains||Covered|
|Due diligence (steps to address risk)||Covered|
|Training about modern slavery||Covered|
|Goals and key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure the effectiveness of the organisation's actions and progress over time||Not covered|
The organisation’s sectors and turnover
The organisation operates in the following sectors:
- Research and data analytics
Its turnover in the financial accounting year of this statement was:
£100 million to £500 million
Number of years producing statements
|Policy provisions we asked about||Organisation’s response|
|Freedom of workers to terminate employment||Included|
|Freedom of movement||Included|
|Freedom of association||Included|
|Prohibits any threat of violence, harassment and intimidation||Included|
|Prohibits the use of worker-paid recruitment fees||Included|
|Prohibits compulsory overtime||Included|
|Prohibits child labour||Included|
|Prohibits confiscation of workers' original identification documents||Included|
|Provides access to remedy, compensation and justice for victims of modern slavery||Not included|