The Gdańsk Equal Treatment Council is a body appointed by the Mayor of the City to advise and apply to the Mayor of the City of Gdańsk for initiatives aimed at applying the principle of equal treatment, in particular with regard to the implementation of the Model for Equal Treatment and supporting initiatives and cooperation of local government, enterprises and non-governmental organisations in promoting the principle of equal treatment. The Gdańsk Council deals in particular with the manifestations of discrimination and counteracting it on the grounds of: gender, race, ethnic and national origin, religion, denomination, lack of denomination, worldview, disability, age, sexual orientation and gender identity.