Marriage and Civil Partnership

The Equality Act says you must not be discriminated against in employment because you are married or in a civil partnership.

In the Equality Act marriage and civil partnership means someone who is legally married or in a civil partnership. Marriage can either be between a man and a woman, or between partners of the same sex. Civil partnership is between partners of the same sex.


What is marriage & civil partnerships discrimination? - a short film by the Equality & Human Rights Commission
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