If you have epilepsy in England, Scotland or Wales, you are likely to be classed as disabled under the Equality Act (Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) in Northern
Ireland). These Acts protect you from disability discrimination.
This factsheet looks at the areas of life where the equality laws can help people with epilepsy. It also looks at different types of discrimination, and tells you what you can do if you think you have been treated unfairly.