Compare LGBT Rights in British Columbia & Newfoundland and Labrador

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98 / 100
94 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1969
Legal
Since 1969
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2005
Legal
Since 2014
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2014
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2015
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 1996
Illegal
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 1999
Legal
Since 2002
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Legal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2019
Banned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2019
Equal
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