Decision details

Equality and Diversity Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To present the draft of the Council’s Equality and Diversity policy to the Overview and Scrutiny Commission for review.

Decision:

The Equality and Diversity Policy be adopted.

Reasons for the decision:

The current adopted policy was 4-years old and due for a review.  Whilst there had not been any fundamental changes to statutory requirements, the new policy has been improved for the benefit of all those engaging with the Council.

Alternative options considered:

1.     To adopt the revised policy.

2.     Do nothing.

Report author: Ross Bangs

Publication date: 18/10/2018

Date of decision: 16/10/2018

Decided at meeting: 16/10/2018 - Cabinet

Effective from: 26/10/2018

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