• Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✔ Civil unions
  • 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
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (1-year deferral)
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

Public Opinion

"Should Society Accept Homosexuality?"

Czech Republic ranks #4 out of 39 countries surveyed. (Source: Pew Research Center, June 4, 2013)
(16%) No
Yes (80%)

History

Homosexual activity in Czech Republic

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1962)
Legal
Homosexual activity was decriminalized in 1962.
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Same-sex marriage in Czech Republic

?
Current status
(since Jul 1, 2006)
Civil unions
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Jul 1, 2006–Sep 9, 2018
Legal
Under the bill passed on June 22, 2018. Will come into effect on September 9, 2018.

Right to change legal gender in Czech Republic

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Jan 1, 1970–Sep 8, 2018
Legal, but requires surgery
Requires surgery and sterilization. Not enforced. Missing non binary options on documents.
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Current status
Legal, but requires surgery
A legal change of gender is obtained through the local registry office. This process includes obtaining a new birth certificate or a personal identification number (called a Birth Number) and has been possible since the 1970s.
Sources:
this EU Parliament report : google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=…
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Same-sex adoption in Czech Republic

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2015)
Single only
Step child will become legal in Dec. Legalization pending.
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LGBT discrimination in Czech Republic

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Current status
(since Jun 17, 2009)
Illegal
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LGBT employment discrimination in Czech Republic

?
Current status
(since Jun 17, 2009)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
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LGBT housing discrimination in Czech Republic

?
Current status
(since Jun 17, 2009)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Czech Republic

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Current status
Legal
According to research by The Palm Center, "homosexuality is not considered a liability for enlistment. All citizens are required to serve, regardless of sexual orientation. Act No. l 218/1999 Coll. (Military Act) stipulates military service 'for all citizens of the Czech Republic, regardless of sexual orientation.'"
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Equal age of consent in Czech Republic

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Current status
(since Jul 1, 1990)
Equal
The age of consent in Czech Republic is 15 years for both heterosexual and homosexual individuals.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Czech Republic

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Current status
Banned (1-year deferral)
Court decision pending in France.
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Czech Republic

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Current status
(since Sep 10, 2017)
Not banned
Conversion therapy ban pending. Not criminalized or regulated. Widely condemned.
Sources:
No
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