National litter and flytipping consultation: equality impact assessment

Equality impact assessment (EQIA) for the proposed actions for the National and Litter Flytipping Strategy.

Stage 4: Decision making and monitoring (Identifying and establishing any required mitigation action)

Have positive or negative impacts been identified for any of the equality groups?

This scoring has been undertaken using the data and evidence available and gathered to date and within the timescale allowed. However, this is a preliminary and indicative assessment of the potential impacts and will be subject to further review and revision after the consultation has taken place and as part of the scheme design. Possible positive impacts have been identified for Age and Disability, but these would require further investigation and engagement.

Is the policy directly or indirectly discriminatory under the Equality Act 2010?

There is no evidence within this EQIA that the policy is directly or indirectly discriminatory under the Equality Act 2010.

If the policy is indirectly discriminatory, how is it justified under the relevant legislation?


If not justified, what mitigating action will be undertaken?


Monitoring and Review

Any impacts flagged as part of the consultation, and associated engagement, would be monitored and investigated.



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