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Coten End Primary School

Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED)

The PSED is a duty on public authorities (including schools) to consciously consider how their policies or decisions affect people who share protected characteristics.

Protected characteristics are:

  • Disability
  • Gender reassignment
  • Pregnancy and maternity
  • Race
  • Religion or belief
  • Sex and sexual orientation
  • Age

We give due regard across all the characteristics to:

  • Eliminate discrimination, harassment and victimisation or any other unlawful conduct in the Equality Act 2010.
  • Advance equality of opportunity 
  • Foster good relations

For further information on how we comply with the above, please refer to our Equality Policy and Objectives.

Equality Policy


Updated November 2023