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’ :
- to have due regard to the need to promote equality of opportunity; and
- regard to the desirability of promoting good relations
DETI is committed to fulfilling these Section 75 obligations and to implementing its Equality Scheme effectively.