Impact assessment

Primary assessment in England: impact assessment

Analysis of the effect changes to the primary assessment system will have on specific protected groups of people.


Primary assessment in England: equalities impact assessment


The impact assessment considers the following protected characteristics, identified in the Equality Act 2010:

  • age
  • disability
  • gender reassignment
  • pregnancy and maternity
  • race (including ethnicity)
  • religion or belief
  • sex
  • sexual orientation

Read the consultation response for more information.

Published 14 September 2017