- Promoting anti-discrimination and equal opportunity principles and policies throughout NSW
Handling complaints under the
Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW)
Have your voice heard! If you have a disability and have used the services of the Anti-Discrimination Board, Taverner Research would like to hear from you. They are conducting a survey for the Department of Justice on the quality of its services for people with a disability.
Seminars filling fast, book your place. Seminars in July and August on grievance handling, social media, developing a respectful workplace and psychiatric disabilities in the workplace are filling fast. Don't miss out!
What's our view on the proposed changes to the Race Discrimination Act? Read our submission here.
New workplace posters. The Board has launched a new series of posters addressing discrimination in the workplace, including two on social media.
Consumer rights for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have a great opportunity to find out about a whole range of consumer rights at the Good Service Forums. New forums have been announced for July and October, so don’t miss out when the Good Service Mob visits your area.
2014 Art competition for school students. The competition has now closed, and judging is in progress.
Social media creates new dilemmas. A recent case highlights the difficulty in distinguishing between public and private in the world of social media.
Board training adapts to far-west industry. The Anti-Discrimination Board’s training service is nothing if not flexible. Senior Workplace Relations Consultant Margaret White went well out of the latte zone to provide training at the Tritton Copper Mine, west of Nyngan.
Complaints resolved through successful conciliation. Troubles with part-time work after maternity leave, transitioning from male to female at work, getting less casual work when turning 18 … all these problems and more were addressed by our conciliation service in recent months.