Introduction of diversity succession planning for board appointments and the lowering of the 150 employees threshold for publishing gender pay gap and equal pay statements etc.

Closed 29 Nov 2015

Opened 5 Oct 2015

Overview

The consultation seeks views on the practical application of both the introduction of diversity succession planning for board appointments to listed public authorities with a board or management structure (to be defined). Boards will be required to use the diversity information gathered on their behalf to produce a succession plan to increase the diversity of their boards and to publicly report on its progress; they will also be required to publish details of the gender composition of their boards; and the lowering of the reporting threshold on gender pay gap and equal pay statements etc. from 150 to 20.

Audiences

  • Campaign Groups
  • Third Sector Organisations
  • Community organisations
  • Third sector
  • Public Bodies
  • All other interested individuals or organisations

Interests

  • Equality, Welfare and Rights