Compare LGBT Rights in Heard Island and McDonald Islands & New South Wales

Equality Index ?
98 / 100
88 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Since 1984
Same-sex marriageLegalLegal
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegalIllegal
Since 1983
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1983
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegalLegal
Since 2010
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2021
Banned (3-month deferral)
Since 2021
Conversion therapyBannedBanned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 2003
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