Compare LGBT Rights in Australian Capital Territory & New South Wales

Equality Index ?
95 / 100
88 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 1984
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Legal
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2016
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal
Since 1983
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1983
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegalLegal
Since 2010
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2021
Banned (3-month deferral)
Since 2021
Conversion therapyBannedBanned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 2003
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