equality legislation equality legislation

This was the biggest overhaul of equality legislation for decades and brought new rights and responsibilities to the University community. the full range of characteristics protected under the Equality Act 2010 are:

  • Age
  • Disability
  • Gender Reassignment
  • Pregnancy/Maternity
  • Marriage and Civil Partnership
  • Race
  • Sex
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Religion and Belief
For a full briefing for staff or students please contact us on equality@uea.ac.uk.
 
Further information about current legislation can be found on the Equality and Human Rights Commission website