83. Participation in sport of transgender athletes and intersex athletes/athletes with differences in sex development.

The Equality Act 2010 permits organisers of sports competitions to restrict the participation of a transsexual (gender reassignment) person in a sporting activity where restriction is necessary to ensure fair competition or the safety of the competition1. A person has the protected characteristic of 'gender reassignment' if the person is proposing to undergo, is undergoing or has undergone a process (or part of a process) for the purpose of reassigning the person's sex by changing physiological or other attributes of sex