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  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to residential accommodation and accommodation finding.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Find out how to avoid discrimination in education with regard to types of education, benefits, facilities and services.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Find out what the Equality Act say about your responsibilities within education.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    This section explains what happens if someone makes a complaint against you and what legal action they can take. It also explains what action may be taken to put right any discrimination, harassment or victimisation that is found to have taken place. 

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    This is where you can find out about conciliation and mediation in dealing with dispute resolution and enforcement.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    This explains the three types of harassment which are unlawful under the Equality Act.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    As an employer you are legally responsible for acts of discrimination, harassment and victimisation carried out by your employees in the course of employment or by people who take action for you (agents).

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Even after a person has left your institution you must not discriminate against them or harass them. This explains your obligations to former students.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    What is victimisation and who is protected and how, our guide explains and gives examples.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Guidance for further and higher education providers on the various types of discrimination.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    The duty to provide reasonable adjustments requires you to take positive steps to ensure that disabled students can fully participate in the education and other benefits, facilities and services provided for students.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    This explains what positive action is in the context of education.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Find out how public sector equality duties further and higher education institutions are subject to.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    This guidance deals with the further and higher education institutions provisions of the Equality Act 2010 which prohibit further and higher education institutions from discriminating

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Find out what is unlawful under the Equality Act 2010.

  • Advice and Guidance
    FAQ

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Here you can find answers to some of the higher education providers' guidance frequently asked questions.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Find out about managing exclusions from education in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

  • Advice and Guidance

    Last updated: 19 Feb 2019

    Further and higher education institutions may find these websites useful when seeking to understand and meet their responsibilities to promote equality, diversity and tackle discrimination.

  • Our inquiry into the recruitment and appointment practices of the top 350 listed companies at board level in the context of equality law.

  • Our inquiry looks at the progress agencies are making in relation to preventing and dealing with disability related harassment.

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