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Who do I contact?

For advice and support about discrimination and human rights:

If you need expert information, advice and support on discrimination and human rights issues and the applicable law, especially if you need more help than advice agencies and other local organisations can provide, please contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

EASS was commissioned by Government in 2012 to replace the EHRC Helpline, which is now closed. EASS is completely independent of the Commission.

Contact details for the EASS are as follows:

Phone: 0808 800 0082
Textphone: 0808 800 0084

Website: //

Post: FREEPOST Equality Advisory Support Service FPN4431

Opening hours: 09:00 to 20:00 Monday to Friday
10:00 to 14:00 Saturday
Closed on Sundays and Bank Holidays

For information about the Equality and Human Rights Commission and our work:

If you would like to find out more about our role and work please view our website or contact us:

by email:

by post: Correspondence Unit, Arndale House, The Arndale Centre, Manchester M4 3AQ

To make a Freedom of Information request:

If you want to make a Freedom of Information request to the Commission, please read our information on how to go about it

For Data Protection Act requests:

If you want to make a request to the Commission under the Data Protection Act, please read our information on how to go about it, and download a subject access form.

For complaints:

If you wish to register a complaint about the service you have received from the Commission, please read our information here on how to go about it.

For British sign Language Users:

The EHRC regularly reviews its services and considers opportunities to provide improved and consistent standards.

In order to deliver to the widest range of stakeholders, we have now contracted one of the most advanced telecommunications services to ensure Deaf British Sign Language (BSL) users can contact us on an equitable basis to hearing stakeholders, for further information and to use the SignVideo BSL service. 


Please note: The Commission does not provide advice on discrimination or human rights matters.

We have offices in Manchester, London, Glasgow and Cardiff. If you wish to contact us by phone (including text-phone and fax), or if you have arranged to attend one of our offices to meet with us, please find details below of how to reach us:


Arndale House, The Arndale Centre, Manchester, M4 3AQ (map)

Telephone: 0161 829 8100
Fax: 0161 829 8110


Fleetbank House, 2-6 Salisbury Square, London EC4Y 8JX (map)

Telephone: 020 7832 7800
Fax: 020 7832 7801


Block 1, Spur D, Government Buildings, St Agnes Rd, Gabalfa, Cardiff CF14 4YJ (map)

Telephone: 02920 447710
Fax: 02920 447712



151 West George Street, Glasgow G2 2JJ (map)

Telephone: 0141 228 5910

If you wish to contact us by text-phone, our central number is 020 7832 7880.

The telephone numbers above are not help-lines. Please contact the Equality Advisory Support Service (contact details above) if you need advice or information on discrimination or human rights matters.

Media enquiries

If you work in the media and wish to speak to our press office, please call 0161 829 8102 (out of hours mobile 07767 272 818) or email us at

For the media office in Scotland, please contact 0141 228 5938 or out of hours on 07970 787234

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Last Updated: 20 Oct 2015