We are committed to promoting fairness, dignity, respect and equal opportunity for all who live, work in or visit the Falkirk Council area. Our approach is to promote equality based on rights and responsibilities.

You can read about our equality policies for our citizens, communities and employees in our Mainstreaming Report:

Equality Outcomes and Mainstreaming Report

You can find out more about equality and diversity via the websites below:


Equality and Poverty Impact Assessments for the 2018/19 Council Budget

Children's Services

Management of Early Years Provision
Realignment of core working week for SfLA staff
Reduce reliance on out of authority social work care
Reduction in ASN staffing
Reduction in children and families staffing
Reduction in Curriculum Support team
Review of janitorial provision
Review of social work offices and teams
Strategic service review of children and families

Corporate & Housing Services

Falkirk Homeless Project - Equipment
HR Payroll System - Removal of Paper Forms
Reduction in Recruitment and Advertising Support
Restrict cash collection - 3 hours per day 3 offices
Stop Retrospective Disclosure and PVG Checks

Development Services

Reduction in support for growth and investment
Reveiw of Pest Control
Special uplifts charge