• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
  • Adoption
    ✔ Legal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Guyana

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May 1, 2016–Sep 20, 2017
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
2 years to life in prison. Not enforced.
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Current status
Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
A slender majority of Guyanese support the "buggery law"
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Same-sex marriage in Guyana

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Current status
Not legal
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Right to change legal gender in Guyana

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Current status
Legal, surgery not required
No
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Guyana

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Current status
(since Oct 6, 2017)
Legal
No
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LGBT discrimination in Guyana

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Current status
(since Feb 20, 1980)
No protections
There have been measures proposed during 2000 and 2003 to include sexual orientations and gender identities in grounds to protect against discriminations but these measures failed.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Guyana

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Current status
(since Feb 20, 1980)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Guyana

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Current status
(since Feb 20, 1980)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Guyana

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2012)
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Guyana

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Current status
Equal
Set at 16
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Guyana

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Current status
Legal
No restrictions that I know of.
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Guyana

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Current status
Not banned
Highly religious place.
Sources:
No
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