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Best Start Grant: equality impact assessment

Published: 11 Sep 2018

Equality Impact Assessment (EQIA) considers potential effects of Early Years Assistance (Best Start Grants) (Scotland) Regulations 2018 and how it impacts on people with one or more protected characteristics.

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Best Start Grant: equality impact assessment
Equality Impact Assessment Results

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Equality Impact Assessment Results

Title of Policy

The Early Years Assistance (Best Start Grants) (Scotland) Regulations 2018

Summary of aims and desired outcomes of Policy

The Best Start Grant ( BSG) aims to financially support eligible families with the additional costs associated with having a child in their early years.

The BSG aims to help to alleviate material deprivation, tackle inequality and support closing the educational attainment gap.

Directorate, Division, Team

Social Security Directorate, Social Security Policy Division, Best Start Grant Policy Team


Contact

Email: Alison Melville alison.melville@gov.scot