1 May 2019
The Equality Commission is seeking views on the revised draft of their policy and procedures for complaints and investigations
The Equality Commission has been undertaking a review of and revising its policy and procedures for complaints and investigations under paragraphs 10 and 11 of schedule 9 of the Northern Ireland Act 1998.
The complaints and investigations provisions in schedule 9 relate to potential failures by a public authority to comply with its approved equality scheme.
Seeking your views
The draft revised policy and procedures document is available below and the Equality Commission would now welcome comments you might have on it, particularly on the issues identified in the consultation questionnaire, and the extent to which the revised policy and procedures are clear and easy to understand.
- Draft revised policy and procedures document (DOC, 292K)
- Consultation questionnaire (DOC, 412K)
- Rationale for revisions (PDF, 216K)
Submit your views
For further information, information in an alternative format, or to submit your response, you can contact the Equality Commission by email: InvestigationsTeam@equalityni.org, Tel: 028 90 500 600 or post:
Equality Commission for Northern Ireland
The consultation is open until Tuesday 4 June 2019.