Gender reassignment

Gender reassignment is one of the 9 protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010. The Equality Act protects individuals from discrimination and harassment who is ‘proposing to undergo, is undergoing or has undergone a process or part of a process to reassign their sex’. A person does not need a Gender Recognition Certificate to be protected under the characteristic of gender reassignment.

Gender identity for beginners: a guide to being a great trans ally

Gender identity and pronouns

Produced by Onlea

This short video looks at gender identity and how to use pronouns correctly.

Resources on personal pronouns

Visit Pronouns to find out more pronouns and why they matter