Information about Revenue Scotland's equalities work.


As part of its commitment to contributing to a fair and equal society in Scotland, Revenue Scotland is an organisation which has fairness and inclusion at the heart of its operation as a public service provider and as an employer.

Revenue Scotland has a duty under the Equality Act 2010 to ensure that they act to:

  • Eliminate unlawful discrimination, harassment and victimisation;
  • Advance equality of opportunity between different groups; and
  • Foster good relations between different groups. 

 Public authorities are also required to:

  • consider how their policies or decisions affect people according their protected characteristics (age; disability; gender reassignment; marriage and civil partnership; pregnancy and maternity; race; religion or belief; sex; and sexual orientation); and
  • publish Equality Outcomes and a mainstreaming report to demonstrate how they are meeting the equality duty