Equality Act 2010
Keeping the sector up to date with the latest developments on the Equality Act 2010 and what they mean for higher education institutions
The Equality Bill received royal assent in April 2010 to become the Equality Act 2010. The Act brings together and extends existing equality legislation.
You can find the latest news, guidance and information on ECU's work relating to the Equality Bill and Equality Act 2010 using the links below.
NewsRelated subject: Equality Act
HEIs encouraged to submit evidence before Friday 12 April 2013Related subject: Equality Act | Scotland
Regulations for Scotland come into force 27 May 2012Related subject: Equality Act
Home Office announces consultations on the removal of some provisions
PublicationsRelated subject: Equality Act | Scotland
Supporting colleges in Scotland as they assess the equality impact of changes brought about by regionalisationRelated subject: Students | Equality Act
Ensuring admissions processes are equitable and free from inadvertent discriminationRelated subject: Equality Act | Scotland
Helping colleges develop and meet equality outcomes by the April 2013 deadline
If a member of staff declares a disability for the REF, is the institution 'deemed to know' about the staff member's disability?Related subject: Disability | Staff | Equality Act Related subject: Students | Equality Act | Scotland
When a student's association is a separate entity to the HEI with its own charity and legal status, what are the HEI's equality responsibilities with regard to student clubs and societies affiliated to the association and using HEI premises?Related subject: Equality Act
To meet the ambitions of the equality duty, how can HEIs demonstrate due regard throughout their functions?
OtherRelated subject: Age | Disability | Gender | Trans | Race | Religion and belief | Sexual orientation | Staff | Students | General | Equality Act | Scotland
Guidance to help institutions track and demonstrate their performance on equality using qualitative evidenceRelated subject: Equality Act | Scotland
Download event materials from our event for universities and colleges in Scotland that took place on 24 October 2012Related subject: Equality Act | Scotland
Watch a recording of our webinar for colleges in Scotland that took place on 5 September 2012