Compare LGBT Rights in British Indian Ocean Territory & Seychelles

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Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 2016
Same-sex marriageLegalUnrecognized
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionLegalSingle only
LGBT discriminationIllegalIllegal in some contexts
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
Since 2006
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Sexual orientation only
Since 2006
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryN/ALegal
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
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