Compare LGBT Rights in Bouvet Island & Heard Island and McDonald Islands

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80 / 100
98 / 100
Homosexual activityN/ALegal
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageLegalLegal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationN/AIllegal
LGBT employment discriminationN/ASexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT housing discriminationN/ASexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegalLegal
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsUnknownBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2021
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Equal age of consentUnknownEqual
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