SCHEDULE 13 Education: Reasonable Adjustments
Equality Act 2010 | Legislation

SCHEDULE 13 Education: Reasonable Adjustments

Section 98

Preliminary

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This Schedule applies where a duty to make reasonable adjustments is imposed on A by this Part.

The duty for schools

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(1)     This paragraph applies where A is the responsible body of a school to which section 85 applies.

(2)     A must comply with the first and third requirements.

(3)     For the purposes of this paragraph—

(a)     the reference in section 20(3) to a provision, criterion or practice is a reference to a provision, criterion or practice applied by or on behalf of A;

(b)     the reference in section 20(3) or (5) to a disabled person is—

(i)     in relation to a relevant matter within sub-paragraph (4)(a), a reference to disabled persons generally;

(ii)     in relation to a relevant matter within sub-paragraph (4)(b), a reference to disabled pupils generally.

(4)     In relation to each requirement, the relevant matters are—

(a)     deciding who is offered admission as a pupil;

(b)     provision of education or access to a benefit, facility or service.

The duty for further or higher education institutions

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(1)     This paragraph applies where A is the responsible body of an institution to which section 91 applies.

(2)     A must comply with the first, second and third requirements.

(3)     For the purposes of this paragraph—

(a)     the reference in section 20(3) to a provision, criterion or practice is a reference to a provision, criterion or practice applied by or on behalf of A;

(b)     the reference in section 20(4) to a physical feature is a reference to a physical feature of premises occupied by

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