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How is our work influencing life in Northern Ireland and delivering equality? Learn more about our policy, legal and research work.

Housing & communities

The Commission has identified issues giving rise to
inequalities in housing and communities.
Housing and communities
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Consultation responses

Read our responses to the Dept for Communities and public bodies:

See our housing related Consultation Responses

How we can help you


If you believe you have been directly affected by a failure by a designated public authority to act in compliance with its Equality Scheme, you can complain, first to the public authority concerned, and then, if dissatisfied with their response, to the Equality Commission. 

Policy & Research News

Key Inequalities in Housing & Communities

Read our policy priorities and recommended areas for action

Statement on key inequalities in housing and communities in NI

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View our videos on Key Inequalities in housing and communities