The Equality Act came into force from October 2010, providing a modern, single legal framework with clear, streamlined law to more effectively tackle disadvantage and discrimination.
Equality Act guidance
Download our guidance for employers, workers, service users and providers and education providers.
What is the Equality Act?
Read more about the Act and find out how the law has changed.
Equality Act 2010 Codes of Practice and technical guidance
View copies of the Codes of Practice on employment; services, public functions and associations; and equal pay.
Public sector equality duty
View our guidance and resources to help public authorities meet the duty.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2018