• Homosexuality
    Male illegal, female uncertain
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
  • Adoption
    ✖ Illegal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✖ Illegal
  • Age of Consent
    ✖ Unequal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Tonga

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Current status
(since 1988)
Male illegal, female uncertain
According to sections 136–142 of the The Criminal Offences Act, the maximum penalty for same-sex sexual activity in Tonga is 10 years in prison and whipping.
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Jan 1, 1988–Mar 6, 2017
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Up to 10 years in prison ; whipping.
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Same-sex marriage in Tonga

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Current status
(since 1998)
Not legal
Since homosexual activity is illegal in Tonga, same-sex marriage is not legal.
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Right to change legal gender in Tonga

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Current status
Illegal
No
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Tonga

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Current status
Illegal
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Tonga

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Current status
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Tonga

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Current status
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there.
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in Tonga

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Current status
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Tonga

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Current status
Illegal
No
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Tonga

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Current status
Unequal
No
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Tonga

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Current status
Banned (indefinite deferral)
No
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Tonga

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Current status
Not banned
No
Sources:
No
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