The Society needed an Equal Opportunities Policy in order to receive a Grant from Weymouth & Portland Borough Council in 2018 for improvement works around the pond. The following was adopted by the Committee in September 2018 for approval at the 2019 AGM, and is based on one published by the Brighton & Hove Resource Centre:

The Sutton Poyntz Society is committed to treating all people equally and with respect irrespective of their age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, or sexual orientation.