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  • News

    Published: 18 Mar 2019

    Certain groups in Scotland will suffer more due to changes in tax and spending policies.

  • News

    Published: 30 Apr 2020

    We have responded to two Ofqual consultations on its decision to use predicted grading during the COVID-19 pandemic, in place of this year’s summer assessments in England.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 29 Jun 2020

    Guidance for listed authorities in Scotland on equality impact assessments and the public sector equality duty during coronavirus (COVID-19).

  • News

    Published: 01 Jul 2020

    The terms of reference have been published for a statutory assessment by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) of how the Home Office complied with equality law when developing, implementing and monitoring ‘hostile environment’ immigration measures.

  • publication download

    First Published: 01 Jan 2011

    This is a a code of practice that covers discrimination in services and public functions as set out in Part 3 of the Act and discrimination by associations.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    The Commission is continuing to develop a range of guidance based on the Equality Act 2010 to support our stakeholders, and make it easier for them to make informed decisions about the Act. A key element of this guidance is the suite of statutory codes of practice, which explain the statutory provis...

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Read about 'Improving Equality Outcomes' - a projects that's part of the Scotland public sector equality duty

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Read about the Equality and Human Rights Impact Assessment Project that's part of the Scotland public sector equality duty

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 11 Mar 2019

    Read what the Commission's research in Scotland reports on improving local equality data

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    In 2013 we commissioned NatCen to undertake an independent evaluation of the Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED) in Wales. Read our review here.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    The Public Sector Equality Duty and Welsh Specific Duties were introduced in April 201. Read our monitoring reports here.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    The 'How Fair Is Wales?' evidence and challenges have assisted public authorities in setting their equality objectives as required by the Public Sector Equality Duty in Wales.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 11 Mar 2019

    Here you will find information and resources relating to the background to equality duty in Scotland.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    The Commission is responsible for regulating the public sector equality duty. This guide summarises our approach to our regulatory role.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Read about the projects that are part of the Scotland public sector equality duty.

  • Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Read about 'Measuring Up?' - a project that's part of the Scotland public sector equality duty.

  • Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Read about 'Better Policy, Better Lives' - the Section 31 Assessment that's part of the Scotland public sector equality duty

  • Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Read about Fostering Understanding, reducing Prejudice and Setting Equality Outcomes - a project that's part of the Scotland public sector equality duty

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    What is a Judicial review, what is it used for and how is it enforced? We explain our role in the process and the role of public authorities in the process

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Public Sector Equality Duty case studies - Increasing cost-effectiveness and saving resources.

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