R v London Borough of Islington ex parte Building Employers Confederation [1989] IRLR 382 HC

Reports relating to this case:

  • Unlawful to require contractor to observe Sex Discrimination Act

    Date:
    1 July 1989

    In R v London Borough of Islington ex parte Building Employers Confederation (15.3.89) EOR26D, the Divisional Court holds that the Local Government Act 1988 prohibits public bodies from including a term in draft contracts obliging the contractor to comply with the requirements of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975.