To develop your sustainability plan, download the Action Plan (Word template) if you haven't already, go through the actions for each commitment, figure out where you need to start, and make a plan!
Actions to get started:
Start by ensuring you have plans in place to prudently manage and safeguard all your financial assets.
|Have a plan in place to prudently manage intangible and current assets .
|Undertake regular reviews of your fixed assets, ideally as part of your budget process.
Actions for doing more:
Once you have the basics sorted, look at how you can use sustainability to drive all your investment decisions. Also ensure you are planning for current and future investment needs.
|Include potential future investments in your long term business plan (considering how the investment will add to the quality and productivity of your business over time).
|Develop a sustainable procurement policy.
|Incorporate sustainability as a key factor into any new buildings or refits.