The Landlord Law CPD Service – February 2021

February 3, 2021
CPD

Here are the questions and answers:

  • Discrimination against one of the following is illegal – which one?
    • Single Mothers
    • People unable to afford your rent
    • Red headed people
    • Plumbers
  • What was the Equality Act 2010 intended to do?
    • To make life better for people with protected characteristics by forcing people to think about the impact of their decisions
    • To give people with disabilities a fair trial
    • To prevent discrimination of people of all disabilities
  • Which of the following is not a protected characteristic under the Equality Act 2010?
    • Financial security
    • Disability
    • Race
    • Sexual orientation
  • Under the classification of ‘disability’ what does ‘Long Term’ Mean?
    • It has lasted for at least 12 months
    • It has already lasted for 12 months
    • It only has to have lasted for 3 consecutive months
    • It has to be both a physical and mental disability
  • Is direct discrimination always unlawful?
    • Yes
    • No
  • Is indirect discrimination always unlawful?
    • No
    • Yes
  • Accordingly to Justin, how many types of discrimination are there?
    • One
    • Three
    • Five
    • Six
  • Can a disability include someone who is a carer?
    • Yes
    • No
  • Will it be discriminatory and unlawful to designate accommodation for disabled people only?
    • No
    • Yes
  • It will be discriminatory for a landlord to refuse to allow a tenant to keep an ‘emotional support animal’ in their rented property?
    • True
    • False