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Discrimination at work - evidence in employment tribunal cases

When you make a discrimination claim in the employment tribunal, you need to provide the tribunal with evidence that you've been discriminated against. This section explains about evidence and what you need to show the tribunal if you make a discrimination at work claim.

Evidence in an employment tribunal case

Explains the importance of evidence when taking a claim about discrimination at work to an employment tribunal, covering gathering evidence, preparing a statement, witnesses and using the Acas guidance and form.

Asking an employer questions about your discrimination case

Explains the importance of asking questions before taking legal action about discrimination at work, to get information on how you have been treated by a person or organisation who has discriminated against you.

Documents you can ask your employer for

Checklist of documents you can ask an employer to provide, if you want to make a complaint about discrimination at work.

Evidence in a direct discrimination claim

Checklist of things to think about and evidence you need to show, if you want to make a complaint about direct discrimination at work.

Evidence in an indirect discrimination claim

Checklist of the types of information that can be used as evidence, if you want to make a complaint about indirect discrimination at work.

Evidence in a harassment claim

Checklist of things to think about and evidence you need to show, if you want to make a complaint about harassment at work.

Evidence in a disability discrimination claim

Checklist of things to think about and evidence you need to show, if you want to make a complaint about disability discrimination at work.

Evidence in a pregnancy and maternity discrimination claim

Checklist of the types of information that can be used as evidence, if you want to make a complaint about unfavourable treatment at work, because of pregnancy.

What you need to show the employment tribunal in a discrimination at work claim

Explains what you need to show an employment tribunal, as proof that you have been discriminated against.