# Legislation, Policies & Publications

The equality bill which received royal assent on 8 April 2010, becoming the Equality Act 2010 was enforced as at 1st October 2010. The Act consolidates current anti-discrimination legislation and also introduces new measures that will have direct implications for higher education institutions (HEIs).

### Legislation

Equality and diversity legislation - Equality Act 2010.

### Policies

A list of current equality and diversity related policies.

### Reports and Publications

Reports and Publications which may be of interest.