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Equality and Human Rights Commission

The job of the Equality and Human Rights Commission is to create a fairer Britain and a society without prejudice, to raise awareness of your rights and implement an effective legislative framework for the future.


Our job:

  • To protect individuals against discrimination, to enforce the laws on equality and to promote fairness and human rights for everyone
  • What to do about discrimination on the grounds of disability, age, gender, religion or belief, sexual orientation or race

Fairer Britain:

  • A fairer society benefits everyone in terms of economic prosperity, quality of life and good relations within and among communities

Your rights:

  • We provide advice and information to people who want to know more about their rights


Who to contact

0845 604 6610
0845 604 6620
Equality and Human Rights Commission website
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