5 Age
5 Age
Equality Act 2010 | Legislation

(1)     In relation to the protected characteristic of age—

(a)     a reference to a person who has a particular protected characteristic is a reference to a person of a particular age group;

(b)     a reference to persons who share a protected characteristic is a reference to persons of the same age group.

(2)     A reference to an age group is a reference to a group of persons defined by reference to age, whether by reference to a particular age or to a range of ages.