Compare LGBT Rights in New South Wales & Western Australia

Equality Index ?
88 / 100
91 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1984
Legal
Since 1994
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Legal
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, surgery not required
Since 2000
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 1983
Illegal
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1983
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2010
Legal
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2021
Banned (3-month deferral)
Since 2021
Conversion therapyBannedUnknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2003
Equal
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