Compare LGBT Rights in Australian Capital Territory & Western Australia

Equality Index ?
95 / 100
91 / 100
Legal Index ?
95 / 100
91 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough dataNot enough data
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 1994
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Legal
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Since 2000
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2016
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegalLegal
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Legal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2021
Banned (3-month deferral)
Since 2021
Conversion therapyBannedUnknown
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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