State

  • Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    Other type of partnership
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
  • Adoption
    ✔ Legal
  • Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (1-year deferral)
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✔ Banned

History

Homosexual activity in New South Wales

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Current status
(since Jun 8, 1984)
Legal
Sources:
Crimes (Amendment) Act 1984
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Same-sex marriage in New South Wales

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Current status
(since Jul 1, 2010)
Other type of partnership
Registered partnership is available
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Until Jul 1, 2010
Unrecognized, same-sex marriage and civil unions banned
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Right to change legal gender in New South Wales

?
Current status
Legal, surgery not required
No
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in New South Wales

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Current status
(since Sep 2, 2010)
Legal
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Until Sep 2, 2010
Legal
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LGBT discrimination in New South Wales

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1983)
Illegal
under the Sex Discrimination Amendment Act.
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in New South Wales

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Current status
(since 1983)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
State law prohibits employment discrimination on the basis of "homosexuality" and "transgender status". The relevant law is Part 3A and Part 4C of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977.

Federal law prohibits employment discrimination on the basis of "sexual orientation", "gender identity" and "intersex status". The relevant law is section 14 of the Sex Discrimination Act 1984.
Sources:
Part 4C, Division 2 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 - austlii.edu.au/au/legis/nsw…

Section 14, Sex Discrimination Act 1984 - austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth…
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LGBT housing discrimination in New South Wales

?
Current status
Sexual orientation and gender identity
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in New South Wales

?
Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in New South Wales

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Current status
Banned (1-year deferral)
No
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in New South Wales

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Current status
(since May 27, 2003)
Equal
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Conversion therapy in New South Wales

?
Current status
Banned
No
Sources:
No
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