Your Rights

Welcome to the Your Rights Service.

When you experience discrimination, you can do something about it.

Equality law and protection against discrimination

Here you will find information about the laws that protect you against discrimination in Ireland.
We answer the following questions:

What does the Your Rights Service do?

The Your Rights Service is an information service run by the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission.

We are here to give you information about your rights under equality and human rights law in Ireland.

We can show you some options you may have if you believe that you have experienced discrimination, or that your rights have been breached.

Does the Your Rights Service provide legal advice?

Equality law and protection against discrimination

What is discrimination?

What are the different types of discrimination?

What are the protected grounds?

What equality laws protect me?

What can you do next?

1 I feel discriminated against in…