Melton Borough Council

How we shape our services and policies

We are subject under specific duties of the Equality Act 2010, to publish equality information that we use to help shape our services and policies. 

The three main aims of the Equality Act 2010 duty are:
  • Eliminate unlawful discrimination, harassment and victimisation and any other prohibited conduct under the Act
  • Advance equality of opportunity between people who share a protected characteristic and people who do not share it; and
  • Foster good relations between people who share a protected charateristic and people who do not share it.

The following data sources are used to help shape Council services: 

Equalities data for Melton Borough - 2011 Census
LSR - Leicester Shire Rutland Statistics and Research  
Community Safety Partnership Strategic Assessment 2010-2011
Data Information
Leicestershire Joint Strategic Needs Assessment: District level report
Leicestershire & Leicestershire Joint Strategic Economic Assessment