• Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, but requires surgery
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Military
    ✖ Illegal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✔ Banned

History

Homosexual activity in Cyprus

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Current status
(since May 21, 1998)
Legal
Homosexuality legalised following the European Court of Human Rights case of Modinos v. Cyprus.
Sources:
hudoc.echr.coe.int/sites/en…"dmdocnumber":["695711"],"itemid":["001-57834"]}
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Same-sex marriage in Cyprus

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Current status
Unrecognized
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Right to change legal gender in Cyprus

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Current status
Legal, but requires surgery
Sources:
Under EU laws.
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Same-sex adoption in Cyprus

?
Current status
Legal
No
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Current status
Single only
Don't know
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Cyprus

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Current status
(since Oct 10, 2013)
Illegal
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Until Oct 10, 2013
Illegal in some contexts
Until 2013 discrimination was only illegal in the workplace.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Cyprus

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2014)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Cyprus

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Current status
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Discrimination in all cases are illegal
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Cyprus

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Current status
Illegal
Although technically illegal and viewed by the Ministry of Defence as a mental illness, the law has never been enforced.
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Equal age of consent in Cyprus

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Current status
(since Jul 11, 2002)
Equal
Equalised age of consent at 16.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Cyprus

?
Current status
Legal
No
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Conversion therapy in Cyprus

?
Current status
Banned
fines for promoting and practicing this.
Sources:
No
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