Equality and Human Rights Commission (and former Disability Rights Commission).
Two documents are posted here.
It is important to read the historic guide in the context of the current guidance in the 2014 EHRC document.
Estates: The Disability Discrimination Act Part 4
Publication date: October 2002
Offers practical examples of physical design issues that may need to be addressed.
Equality Act 2010 Technical Guidance on Further and Higher Education
Publication date: 2014
Describes current legal requirements and duties.
Together they offer technical guidance on the Equality Act’s requirements for further and higher education providers in relation to:
- provision of education and access to benefits,
- facilities or services, both educational and non-educational.
They provide authoritative, comprehensive and technical guidance the detail of the law.
To obtain a copy of these documents in an alternative format or language
Please write to:
Equality and Human Rights Commission
Correspondence Unit, Arndale House, The Arndale Centre, Manchester M4 3AQ
Telephone: 0161 829 8100
Email: online publication order form