Political opinion is an equality category in Section 75 of the Northern Ireland Act, and may include:
As defined in the Fair Employment and Treatment Order (FETO) 1998 2 (4) - "a person's political opinion does not include an opinion which consists of or includes approval or acceptance of the use of violence for political ends connected with the affairs of Northern Ireland, including the use of violence for the purpose of putting the public or any section of the public in fear."
Find out more about political opinion equality law in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Learn more
We have provided an overview of our political opinion policy and guidance information. Learn more
You may be interested in some of the resources we provide for our staff and students. Learn more
You may be interested in this useful web link to organisations with political opinion information. Learn more
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