The Lincoln Fairtrade steering group has achieved Fairtrade City status at the current time, subject to renewal.
To be a Fairtrade City five goals need to be achieved:
Lincoln Fairtrade steering group was formed early in 2012 and is chaired by City Councillor Chris Burke. Membership is made up of representatives from churches in Lincoln, local retailers, as well as the public sector and community groups. The steering group meet quarterly to discuss progress towards Fairtrade City status