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Equality Act 2010: Banning age discrimination in services, public functions and associations (Government Equalities Office) (extent=GB) - TSI response - May 2011

TSI response (PDF 120KB). TSI states that the Equality Act 2010 is not aimed at companies that have put in place Challenge 21/25 schemes to ensure that age-restricted products are not are not sold to children. Such age verification methods are endorsed by industry, as well as both local and central government, and TSI urges that an exception be granted.