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Plans, policies and reports

The council has a number of plans and policies in place which aim to  eliminate discrimination, advance equality of opportunity and foster good relations amongst the various communities of the borough.

This section provides a signpost to more detailed policies, plans and other documents of importance to equality and diversity.

Equality policy

The equality policy statement summarises the council's commitment to advancing equality.

:: more on the equality policy statement

Equality Strategy

The council’s equality strategy for 2016-19 sets out the council’s approach to advancing equality.

:: more on the equality strategy


Equality and diversity action plans and annual reports

All directorates of the council produce an annual equality and diversity action plan as well as an annual report.

:: more on equality and diversity action plans and annual reports

Annual review of equality and diversity

 The review provides a yearly overview of progress.

:: more on annual reviews

Equality impact assessments

An equality impact assessment helps us to provide services and employment opportunities that are fair and accessible to all members of the community.

:: more on equality impact assessments

:: more on equality impact assessment guidance

Community safety

The council undertakes work on tackling hate crime, domestic abuse and monitoring community tensions.

:: for more information visit Dudley safe & sound partnership