Compare LGBT Rights in England & Wales

Equality Index ?
89 / 100
97 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1967
Legal
Since 1967
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2014
Legal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2005
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2005
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal
Since 2010
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2005
Legal
Since 2002
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 2000
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2021
Legal
Since 2021
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Equal
Since 2000
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