Anti-Slavery Statement

This statement is made pursuant to s.54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and sets out the steps that Desira Group PLC and Desira Holdings PLC has taken and is continuing to take to ensure that modern slavery or human trafficking is not taking place within its business or supply chain.

Modern slavery encompasses slavery, servitude, human trafficking and forced labour. Desira Group PLC and Desira Holdings PLC are committed to acting ethically and with integrity and transparency in all business dealings.

Our Policies and Procedures

As part of our commitment to ensuring that there is no modern slavery or human trafficking in our supply chains, we have the following internal policies to ensure that we are conducting business in an ethical and transparent manner:

Supply Chain

Our supplier approval process incorporates a review of controls undertaken by that supplier to ensure that there is no evidence of slavery or human trafficking. The company will not support or deal with any business involved in slavery or human trafficking.

Recruitment

We conduct robust checks on any new employee – including eligibility to work in the UK – to safeguard against human trafficking or individuals being forced to work against their will.

Employment

The company is committed to complying with Minimum and Living Wage legislation.

Whistleblowing Policy

We have a whistleblowing policy and a confidential telephone contact so that all employees can raise any concerns that they might have without fear of reprisals

Approval of this statement

This statement as been approved by the Managing Director

Name: Stuart Stone

Date: 15/03/2023

Last Financial Year End 31st December 2022


Finance Disclosure

Desira Group PLC is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FRN : 687521. We are a Credit Broker not a Lender and can introduce you to a limited number of lenders. Desira Group PLC is an Appointed Representative of AutoProtect (MBI) Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority for insurance distribution purposes; FRN: 312143. We will receive a fixed commission calculated by reference to the vehicle model or amount you borrow, for introducing you to a lender but this does not affect the interest charged on the agreement, all of which are set by the lender. Our FCA permitted business is arranging General Insurance and Finance Products. You can check this on the FCA Register by visiting www.fca.org.uk