Ombud for Equal Treatment

Who can turn to us for help?

Do you feel discriminated against in employment and occupation on the grounds of...

  • your sex
  • your ethnic origin
  • your religion or belief
  • your age
  • your sexual orientation?

Do you feel discriminated against in other areas of life because of ...

  • your ethnic origin
  • your sex?

Do you feel you are a victim of harassment or sexual harassment?

You can receive our help if you feel discriminated against based on any of these forms of discrimination.

The Ombud for Equal Treatment is on hand to provide you with the advice, support and information you need.

All consultation is free and completely confidential. Contact us to arrange an appointment for individual consultation.

What can we do for you?

We provide advice, support and information on equality issues

  • in employment and occupation
    related to sex, ethnic origin, religion or belief, age and sexual orientation.

    Work situations where equal treatment is particularly relevant include: engagement, termination of employment, remuneration, promotion, training and (sexual) harassment ...

  • in other areas of life
    with regard to a person´s ethnic origin in the following areas: public goods and services, education, social protection, social advantages

    with regard to a person´s sex in the area of public goods and services

We can represent and accompany you at preliminary negotiations prior to legal proceedings.

We can take your case to the Equal Treatment Commission and provide support throughout.

We are always happy to accept invitations to take part in relevant events, lectures and panel discussions.