• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
  • Adoption
    ✖ Illegal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✖ Unequal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
  • Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Brunei

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Current status
(since 1951)
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
The Penal Code of Brunei (revised edition 2001), Chapter 22, Page 152 states:

"Unnatural offences.
377. Whoever voluntarily has carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any man, woman, or animal, shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to 10 years, and shall also be liable to fine. [S 12/97]"
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Jan 1, 1915–Sep 8, 2018
Male illegal, female legal
Up to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.
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Same-sex marriage in Brunei

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Current status
(since 1951)
Not legal
Sources:
(See sources listed for homosexual activity.)
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Jan 1, 1951–Sep 19, 2018
Unrecognized
Homosexuality is currently illegal.
Sources:
No
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Right to change legal gender in Brunei

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Current status
Ambiguous
Missing non binary options on documents.
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Same-sex adoption in Brunei

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Current status
(since 1951)
Illegal
Sources:
(See sources listed for homosexual activity.)
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Jan 1, 1951–Sep 1, 2018
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Brunei

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1951)
No protections
Unknown.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Brunei

?
Current status
(since Jan 1, 1951)
No protections
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Brunei

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1951)
No protections
None exist. As well Homosexuality is currently illegal.
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Brunei

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Current status
Legal
Nothing restricting lgbt from serving but intense phobias toward the lgbt makes it impossible.
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Equal age of consent in Brunei

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Current status
(since 1951)
Unequal
Homosexual activity is illegal in Brunei.
Sources:
(See sources listed for homosexual activity.)
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Jan 1, 1951–Sep 9, 2018
Unequal
Homosexuality is illegal.
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Brunei

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Current status
Banned (indefinite deferral)
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Conversion therapy in Brunei

?
Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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