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Equality - Section 75 of the NI Act 1998

Under Section 75 of the Northern Ireland Act 1998 (‘the Act’) DETI, like all public authorities, has 2 duties covering the 9 categories of people identified in ‘the Act’ :

  1. to have due regard to the need to promote equality of opportunity; and
  2. regard to the desirability of promoting good relations

DETI is committed to fulfilling these Section 75 obligations and to implementing its Equality Scheme effectively.