Province

  • Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✔ Civil unions
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, but requires surgery
  • Adoption
    ✔ Legal
  • Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
  • Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Northern Ireland

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Current status
(since Dec 8, 1982)
Legal
Homosexual activity in Northern Ireland has been legal since 1982.
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Same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland

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Dec 5, 2005–Aug 26, 2018
Civil unions
Activists are trying to get this legalized. Legalized required under EU Ruling. Gay marriage legalization pending. Foreign Same Sex Marriage recognized from other countries.
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Current status
(since Dec 5, 2005)
Civil unions
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Right to change legal gender in Northern Ireland

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Current status
(since Apr 4, 2005)
Legal, but requires surgery
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Apr 4, 2005–Jun 1, 2018
Legal, surgery not required
Not required.
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Northern Ireland

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Current status
(since Dec 11, 2013)
Legal
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LGBT discrimination in Northern Ireland

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Current status
(since Oct 1, 2010)
Illegal in some contexts
Laws against inciting hatred on sexual orientation through an aggravating circumstance and anti-discrimination laws in all areas on sexual orientation and gender identity (including harassment, victimisation, direct and indirect discrimination).
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LGBT employment discrimination in Northern Ireland

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Current status
(since Dec 2, 2003)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
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LGBT housing discrimination in Northern Ireland

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Current status
(since Dec 2, 2003)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Northern Ireland

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Current status
(since Jan 12, 2000)
Legal
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Equal age of consent in Northern Ireland

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Current status
(since Jan 8, 2001)
Equal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Northern Ireland

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Jun 2, 2016–Sep 18, 2018
Legal
According to the BBC.
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Current status
Banned (indefinite deferral)
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Conversion therapy in Northern Ireland

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Sep 9, 2016–Sep 25, 2018
Not banned
Conversion therapy ban pending. Soon to be outlawed in Ireland. As well as across the UK too.
Sources:
No
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Current status
Ambiguous
There is no legislation outlawing conversion therapy, but it is not condoned.
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