Public sector duties

Advice and Guidance

Who is this page for?

  • Public sector

Which countries is it relevant to?

    • England

      England

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    • Scotland

      Scotland

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    • Wales

      Wales

Most further and higher education institutions are public authorities and will be subject to the public sector equality duties. Complying with the equality duties will help such institutions to meet their obligations under the further and higher education institutions provisions and vice versa.

Further information on the public sector equality duties can be found in Annex C.

Last updated: 07 Apr 2016

Further Information

If you think you might have been treated unfairly and want further advice, you can contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service

Freephone 0808 800 0082

Textphone 0808 800 0084

Or write to them at

FREEPOST
EASS HELPLINE
FPN6521

Alternatively, you can visit our advice and guidance page.