The General Equal Treatment Act (AGG)

You can find the wording of the General Equal Treatment Act here.

The Federal Anti-Discrimination Agency provides a guide to the law and further information.

The AGG is based on the following EU directives:


The Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung submits a thorough dossier on the AGG containing background material. (only available in German)

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