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DHSC equality analysis

To help staff at the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) carry out equality analyses for departmental policies and functions.

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Analysis form: Public Sector Equality Duty

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This form is designed to help DHSC staff carry out and document equality analyses for departmental policies and functions. Its use is not mandatory and it will not be updated to reflect changing practice.

Equality analysis is an integral part of policy development and review. It involves looking for what steps could be taken to advance equality as well as eliminate discrimination. This includes any action to meet the needs of those affected or to remove or minimise disadvantage.

Published 25 January 2019