Guidance on ‘Access to elected office for disabled people’

In April 2012, the Home Office published ‘Access to elected office for disabled people strategy. Compliance with the Equality Act 2010: guidance for political parties’.

The purpose of the guidance is ‘to inform political parties of their obligations under the Equality Act 2010 (the ‘Act’), especially in relation to making reasonable adjustments. This will help political parties to be more inclusive and involve disabled people more in public life’.

Click here for details