Government Equalities Office

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What we do

The Government Equalities Office leads work on policy relating to women, sexual orientation and transgender equality. We are responsible for a range of equalities legislation.

GEO works with the Cabinet Office and the Equality Hub.

Read more about what we do


Our management

Director, Government Equalities Office

Contact GEO

Media queries

General enquiries

Correspondence Team
Cabinet Office
70 Whitehall
United Kingdom

Our Personal Information Charter ( explains how we handle your information when you contact us. It also explains how to make a data protection request for your personal information.

It may take longer for us to reply to correspondence sent by post at the moment. If you are able to, please send an email instead.

Gender Pay Gap reporting

Discrimination and employment advice and support


0808 800 0082

The Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS) provides free bespoke advice and in-depth support to individuals with discrimination problems. You can contact EASS by telephone 0808 800 0082 or text phone 0808 800 0084.

If your enquiry relates to workplace relations and employment, including workplace discrimination, the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) provides free authoritative and impartial advice to employees/applicants. You can contact ACAS via their website ( or via their telephone helpline 0300 123 1100.

Alternatively, you may wish to seek independent legal advice by contacting your local Citizens Advice Bureau ( or local Law Centre

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

Freedom of Information (FoI) requests

Government Equalities Office
FOI Team
Cabinet Office
Room 405
70 Whitehall
United Kingdom

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts