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Consultation: Complaints and Investigations Procedure

Consultation: Complaints and Investigations Procedure
Relating to potential failures by public authorities to comply with their equality schemes.

Consultation: Complaints and Investigations Procedure

The Equality Commission has been undertaking a review of and revising its Policy and Procedures for Complaints and Investigations under Paragraphs 10 and 11 of Schedule 9 of the Northern Ireland Act 1998. 

The complaints and investigations provisions in Schedule 9 relate to potential failures by a public authority to comply with its approved Equality Scheme.

Seeking your views

The draft revised Policy and Procedures document is available below and we would now welcome comments you might have on it, particularly on the issues identified in the consultation questionnaire, and the extent to which the revised Policy and Procedures are clear and easy to understand
A consultation questionnaire is available below for your convenience. 

We are consulting until Tuesday 4 June 2019 and we would welcome your response by this date.

To submit your response, or for further information

If you would like any further information, information in an alternative format, or to submit your response, please contact us, as follows:
          Investigations Team
          Equality Commission for Northern Ireland
          Equality House
          Shaftesbury Square
          Belfast  BT2 7DP
          Telephone: 028 90 500 600

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