8 Marriage and civil partnership
8 Marriage and civil partnership
Equality Act 2010 | Legislation

(1)     A person has the protected characteristic of marriage and civil partnership if the person is married or is a civil partner.

(2)     In relation to the protected characteristic of marriage and civil partnership—

(a)     a reference to a person who has a particular protected characteristic is a reference to a person who is married or is a civil partner;

(b)     a reference to persons who share a protected characteristic is a reference to persons who are married or are civil partners.