Sex Discrimination Act 1984

The Sex Discrimination Act is designed to give effect to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, to promote equality between men and women and to eliminate discrimination on the grounds of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, intersex status, marital or relationship status, pregnancy or potential pregnancy, breastfeeding and family responsibilities, in employment, education and other areas. The Act also specifically makes sexual harassment unlawful in the workplace, in educational institutions and in other areas of public activity.

Sex Discrimination Act 1984

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