Age discrimination happens when someone is unfairly disadvantaged for reasons, which cannot be objectively justified, relating to their age. Here we provide information on older workers, ageism, age discrimination law and case law.

CIPD viewpoint

Age-diverse workforces

Explore the CIPD’s point of view on age diversity in the workplace, including actions for Government and recommendations for employers

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Factsheets

Factsheets

Age and employment

Explore the UK legal position and main issues employers face when dealing with age discrimination in the workplace

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Q&As

Case law

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