• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
  • Marriage
    N/A
  • Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    Ambiguous
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    Don't Ask, Don't Tell
  • Age of Consent
    N/A
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Solomon Islands

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Current status
(since Jul 7, 1978)
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Anal sex between two consenting males will be sentenced to 14 years in prison. Attempted anal sex will reult in seven years in prison. Acts of "gross indecendy" will receive five years in prison.
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Jul 7, 1978–Jul 20, 2018
Male illegal, female legal
5 to 7 years in prison under the crime of buggery. Maximum is 14 years in prison. Not enforced.
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Same-sex marriage in Solomon Islands

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Jul 7, 1978–Jul 27, 2018
Unrecognized
Homosexuality is illegal.
Sources:
No
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Current status
(since Jul 7, 1978)
N/A
Homosexual activity is illegal in the Solomon Islands.
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Right to change legal gender in Solomon Islands

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Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Solomon Islands

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Current status
Single only
No other laws in place.
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LGBT discrimination in Solomon Islands

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Jul 7, 1978–Jun 6, 2018
Illegal in some contexts
Under sex Section of the criminal Code but doesn't explicitly include sexual orientation and gender identity. From the 2016 revision of the Criminal Code.
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Current status
(since Jul 7, 1978)
No protections
Homosexual activity is illegal in the Solomon Islands.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Solomon Islands

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Current status
(since Dec 1, 2016)
Ambiguous
Some protections under sex discrimination.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Solomon Islands

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Current status
(since Jul 7, 1978)
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Solomon Islands

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Current status
Don't Ask, Don't Tell
No discrimination protections in place.
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Solomon Islands

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Current status
(since Jul 7, 1978)
N/A
Homosexual activity is illegal in the Solomon Islands.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Solomon Islands

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Current status
Legal
According to the Solomon Islands Red Cross.
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Conversion therapy in Solomon Islands

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Current status
Not banned
Homosexuality is illegal their.
Sources:
No
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LGBT Rights by Province

View the LGBT laws in each individual province of Solomon Islands.



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