Sexual harassment: your rights
Sexual harassment is a type of discrimination.
It can be unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favours or other unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature.
It can be any of the following:
- suggestive behaviour
- staring or leering
- sexual jokes
- unwanted physical contact
For more examples of sexual harassment, and information about what you can do if you feel you are being sexually harassed, go to the Anti-Discrimination Commission website.
Last updated: 28 May 2015