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15 Equal Opportunities

1. Introduction

There are many situations where you could be discriminated against because of your age, or your sex, or because you are gay or lesbian, for example. This leaflet explains when there are laws to protect you from discrimination, and what you can do if you are discriminated against.

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There is information on:

2. When discrimination can happen

3. Types of discrimination

4. Sex discrimination

5. Transgender people

6. Discrimination because you are gay or lesbian

7. Discrimination because of your religion or beliefs

8. What you can do about discrimination

9. Dealing with discrimination at work

10. Going to an employment tribunal

11. Dealing with other types of discrimination

12. The Human Rights Act

13. Discrimination because of your age

14. Further help

15. About this leaflet



Multikulti, one of our partners, has translated Equal Opportunities into Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, French, Gujarati, Portuguese, Somali, Spanish and Turkish.  These are available at the bottom of this page.


Equal Opportunities - Albanian


Equal Opportunities - Arabic


Equal Opportunities - Bengali


Equal Opportunities - Chinese


Equal Opportunities - Farsi


Equal Opportunities - French


Equal Opportunities - Gujarati


Equal Opportunities - Portuguese


Equal Opportunities - Somali


Equal Opportunities - Spanish


Equal Opportunities - Urdu


Equal Opportunities - Turkish






This leaflet was published by the Legal Services Commission (LSC). It was written in association with Sara Leslie

Leaflet Version:  December 2016

 




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