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Sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination

If you are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT), you may find you are treated less favourably in certain housing situations, such as renting a home, applying for a mortgage or dealing with the council. This section looks at what you can do if you feel you are being discriminated against because of your sexual orientation or gender identity.

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