Section 75 of the Northern Ireland Act 1998 (the Act) requires public authorities, in carrying out their functions relating to Northern Ireland, to have due regard to the need to promote equality of opportunity and regard to the desirability of promoting good relations across a range of categories outlined in the Act.
DoF is committed to fulfilling these Section 75 obligations and to implementing its Equality Scheme effectively.
More information on the Department’s equality scheme and on the actions taken to fulfil its Section 75 obligations is available via the following link:
More information and help
If you have any questions regarding the Equality Agenda within the Department or you wish your name or organisation to be added to the list of consultees please contact:Strategic Equality Branch
Department of Finance
BT19 7NA Telephone: 028 9185 8073
Textphone: 028 9052 7668
SMS: 079 8945 1970