There is a two tier system of local government in Surrey, the county council, and the 11 districts and borough councils. Generally, the county council is responsible for the more strategic functions and services such as; education and social care whereas the districts and boroughs provide more local services.
Surrey County Council
Serving the residents and businesses in Surrey
Update to Surrey Equality Group
14 October 2016
Surrey responded positively to the Government’s invitation in September 2015 to participate in the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation Scheme (SVPRS).
Equality, Fairness and Respect Strategy
Annual progress report 2015/2016
The Equalities Act 2010 sets out nine protected characteristics. These are age, disability, gender reassignment, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership (protect but not promote)