HC Deb 21 June 1993 vol 227 c45W
Mr. Ieuan Wyn Jones

To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how many claims were made to tribunals in. Wales under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 for each year since 1979; how many separate employers were involved; how many of these claims were successful; and what was the average amount of compensation awarded in each year.

Mr. Redwood

The information requested is not available prior to 1991–92. That which is available is given in the table:

Claims made to tribunals under Sex Discrimination Act 1975 in Wales1
1991–92 1992–93
Applications registered 78 106
Number of respondents2 70 58
Number of successful cases 4 0
Average award £3,535
1 Provisional.
2 The number of firms or individuals named in a case. There may be more than one per claim.


Central Office of the Industrial Tribunals.

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