Equal Opportunity

From 2 September 2019, SACAT was conferred jurisdiction under the Equal Opportunity Act 1984.

There are three types of Equal Opportunity matters that can go to SACAT, as stipulated in the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA):

For more information about SACAT's Equal Opportunity Act, follow this link to our fact sheet.


Organisations that may be able to assist you

Equal Opportunity Commission Legal Advice Service

The service provides legal advice on areas of Equal Opportunity Law - discrimination, harassment and victimisation, and assistance in drafting legal documentation, statements, and preparation for conciliation and Tribunal hearings. The service is operated by final year law students under the supervision of fully qualified legal practitioners. They can also assist clients with managing their own cases, and we can refer them to other agencies who have the capacity to handle more complex matters or matters in other jurisdictions if necessary.

Link to website – https://law.adelaide.edu.au/free-legal-clinics/equal-opportunity-commission-legal-advice-service

Phone number - +61 8207 1977

Email - eoclas@adelaide.edu.au