Marriage and civil partnership is a protected characteristic. Marriage can either be between a man and a woman, or between partners of the same sex. Civil partnership is between partners of the same sex.


Marriage and Civil Partnership discrimination is when you are treated differently at work because you are married or in a civil partnership.


Equality Challenge Unit - Civil Partnership Guidance (PDF) 

This guidance is about the impact of the Civil Partnership Act 2004 on higher education institutions

Last Updated: Friday, 05 January 2018 11:47