EQUALITY, DIVERSITY & INCLUSION STATEMENT

Wendover Parish Council is committed to the principle of equal opportunity, diversity and inclusion for all, regardless of race, gender, religious beliefs (or lack thereof), creed, colour, disability, ethnic origin, nationality, marital/parental status, sex or sexual orientation and age.

 

Wendover Parish Council declares its opposition to any form of direct or indirect discrimination on these grounds.

 

Wendover Parish Council recognises its obligations under relevant legislation and their Codes of Practice to eliminate discrimination and to promote equality of opportunity in employment and volunteering.

 

Wendover Parish Council recognises that all councillors, employees and volunteers have a personal responsibility to ensure equal opportunity, diversity & inclusion for all.

 

Wendover Parish Council is currently drafting an Equality, Diversity and Inclusion policy that should be ready to adopt in May/June after the Council elections.