- Department of Families, Fairness and Housing
- 27 Oct 2023
This guide is for public sector employees. Use it to ensure you use inclusive language for LGBTIQA+ people.
The guide aims to support public sector entities and their employees. We all have a responsibility to make Victoria a safer, fairer and more inclusive place for everyone.
Language is very powerful. It can be discriminatory, harmful and limiting. It can also provide people with the ability to describe their identities and experiences. We should always be mindful how we communicate with other people.