The Equality Frameworks are owned and resourced by the LGA. They are intended for use as a self-assessment tool and an opportunity to identify good practice to share throughout the sector.


Equality framework for local government

A self-assessment and improvement tool.


Equalities case studies

Case studies of local authorities who have risen to the challenge.


LGA Equality Frameworks for Fire and Rescue Services

Equalities toolkit for Fire services

This guidance has been produced to assist fire and rescue services prepare for a peer challenge at both the 'achieving' and the 'excellent' levels of the Fire and Rescue Service Equality Framework (FRSEF).


LGA Social Housing Equality Framework

Social housing equality framework

An LGA scheme to help social housing providers promote equality.


Equality Framework LGA Award

Equality peer challenge awards

Find out more about applying for an LGA equality award.