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Last reviewed on 6 April 2021
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You're no longer required to produce a single equality scheme, but may still find it useful to do so. See examples from primaries, secondaries and special schools.

You're not required to have a single equality scheme

Your school has to comply with the Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED), which is part of the Equality Act 2010. 

This means that you have to publish:

You're not required to create a single equality scheme, although the DfE’s guidance states that you can do so if it helps you comply with the equality duty (see paragraph 5.16).

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