Legislation

The provision of language and communication assistance is one of the legal requirements placed on public bodies by the Equality Act 2010. In addition, the Human Rights Act 1998 also impacts on language and communication assistance. To find out more, explore the links below.

The Equality Act 2010

 

An Introduction to the Human Rights Act 1998

 

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We’re very impressed with the Happy to Translate initiative and looking forward to working with the supporting tools and processes. The training session was an excellent introduction and all staff feel confident that they will achieve positive outcomes with tenants whose first language is other than English, as a result of implementing Happy to Translate.

Carolyn Hughes, Deputy Director, Manor Estates Housing Association

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