Decision details

Decision details

Living Wage - Oxford - Review

Decision Maker: City Executive Board (became Cabinet on 13 May 2019)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


This report will review the Oxford Living Wage and make recommendations for changes to the current level.


The Head of People and Equalities submitted a report (previously circulated, now appended) recommending a change to Oxford’s “living wage.”            


Resolved to:-


(1)   Note the success of the implementation of the Oxford Living Wage; including as referred to in the Head of Business Improvement’s report on its application by local suppliers; and


(2)   Agree the proposal to increase the level of the Oxford minimum wage to £8.01 per hour, with effect from 1 January 2012 thus ensuring it better reflected the cost of living in Oxford.

Publication date: 08/12/2011

Date of decision: 07/12/2011

Decided at meeting: 07/12/2011 - City Executive Board (became Cabinet on 13 May 2019)

Effective from: 15/12/2011

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