Compare LGBT Rights in England & Northern Ireland

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1967
Legal
Since 1982
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2014
Civil unions
Since 2005
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2005
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2005
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2005
Legal
Since 2013
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2010
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 2000
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)
Since 2011
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Equal
Since 2001
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Since 2005
Ambiguous
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