Find out more about the law on discrimination with our selection of articles, links and guides to best practice and regulation.
The Equality Act 2010 replaced previous anti-discrimination laws with a single Act. Under the Act there are nine protected characteristics and we have collated resources related to each one of the nine:
Overview of the law regarding discrimination under the Equality Act 2010 and the nine protected characteristics.
Key guide covering how an employee should raise a complaint of discrimination and how an employer should handle it.
Guidance on the Equality Act 2010 from the EHRC. Guidance is provided for different groups including employers, employees and service users and providers.
Government Information and guidance on the Equality Act 2010, including age discrimination and public sector Equality Duty.
Guidance on equality and discrimination in the workplace, with a range of practical resources on the Equality Act 2010.
Key guide to the basics of what employers of all sizes and their employees must do to comply with equality legislation.
Full text of the Act as enacted and revised, with explanatory notes.