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FAQs on the Public Sector Equality Duty

This area of the portal sets outs information on some of the most frequently asked questions about the Public Sector Equality Duty .

As we analyse visitor and community group feedback this section will be updated with additional questions.

If you would like to see any specific question(s) here please contact us.


Who enforces the duty?

What are the protected characteristics?

What does 'due regard' mean?

Which public bodies are covered by the duty?

What are the Scottish Specific Duties?