External guidance

The Equality and Human Rights Commission

The Equality and Human Rights Commission is an independent, statutory public body. The EHRC publish the most authoritative guidance on the Equality Act 2010 as it relates to UK HEIs, together with other guidance.

Equality Act 2010 Technical Guidance on Further and Higher Education

The Equality Challenge Unit

The Equality Challenge Unit works to further and support equality and diversity for students and staff in UK HEIs and is a central source of advice and guidance for the sector. See their full range of guidance.

Disability legislation: Practical guidance for academic staff

Understanding the interaction of competence standards and reasonable adjustments