Entry #2586: Right to change legal gender in Ukraine

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RegionUkraine
IssueRight to change legal gender
Statusvaries
Start DateDec 1, 2016
End Datenow
DescriptionIndividuals are able to change their gender in Ukraine, however, there is a a requirement that they must be over 25 years old. Ukrainians have said that this process is long and complicated. Ukraine also does not offer non-binary options on official documents. In Donetsk and other Russian occupied areas, gender change is de facto illegal
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2017/01/27/glimmer-light-transgender-people-ukraine https://news.trust.org/item/20220304182133-8fjhu
Reports (2)
  • Status is not correct "Human can change their gender Identity at 18 + get hrt… But surgeries else 25"
  • Status is not correct "Nowadays, changing gender in Ukraine requises medical medical diagnosis and can be done in 18 years old (14 years old with parental consent)."


Revision History (6)

Revision by Canadianstudent03. Making this change because of the Russian occupation

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueLegal, no restrictions(REMOVED)
Value Special(REMOVED)Varies by Region
NoteIndividuals are able to change their gender in Ukraine, however, there is a a requirement that they must be over 25 years old. Ukrainians have said that this process is long and complicated. Ukraine also does not offer non-binary options on official documents.Individuals are able to change their gender in Ukraine, however, there is a a requirement that they must be over 25 years old. Ukrainians have said that this process is long and complicated. Ukraine also does not offer non-binary options on official documents. In Donetsk and other Russian occupied areas, gender change is de facto illegal
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Individuals are able to change their gender in Ukraine, however, there is a a requirement that they must be over 25 years old. Ukrainians have said that this process is long and complicated. Ukraine also does not offer non-binary options on official documents. In Donetsk and other Russian occupied areas, gender change is de facto illegal

Revision by JuliaB. adding date

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Start Date(NONE)Dec 1, 2016

Revision by danlev

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NoteIndividuals are able to change their gender in Ukraine, however, there is a a requirement that they must be over 25 years old. Ukraine does not have non-binary options on official documents.Individuals are able to change their gender in Ukraine, however, there is a a requirement that they must be over 25 years old. Ukrainians have said that this process is long and complicated. Ukraine also does not offer non-binary options on official documents.
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Individuals are able to change their gender in Ukraine, however, there is a a requirement that they must be over 25 years old. Ukraine does not have non-binary options on official documents. Ukrainians have said that this process is long and complicated. Ukraine also does not offer non-binary options on official documents.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2017/01/27/glimmer-light-transgender-people-ukrainehttps://www.hrw.org/news/2017/01/27/glimmer-light-transgender-people-ukraine
https://news.trust.org/item/20220304182133-8fjhu
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https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/01/27/glimmer-light-transgender-people-ukraine https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/01/27/glimmer-light-transgender-people-ukraine https://news.trust.org/item/20220304182133-8fjhu

Revision by danlev

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NoteOnly requirement is that you have to be over 25 years old. Missing non binary options on documents.Individuals are able to change their gender in Ukraine, however, there is a a requirement that they must be over 25 years old. Ukraine does not have non-binary options on official documents.
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Only requirement is that you have to be over 25 years old. Missing non binary options on documents. Individuals are able to change their gender in Ukraine, however, there is a a requirement that they must be over 25 years old. Ukraine does not have non-binary options on official documents.

Revision by Ausyk

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NoteOnly requirement is that you have to be over 25 years old.Only requirement is that you have to be over 25 years old. Missing non binary options on documents.
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Only requirement is that you have to be over 25 years old. Missing non binary options on documents.
Reports (2)
  • Newer law has been passed "It is now possible to undergo a legal gender change procedure being only 18 years old."
  • Newer law has been passed "No 25 years old restriction in the new procedure"

Revision by Ausyk

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SourcesNohttps://www.hrw.org/news/2017/01/27/glimmer-light-transgender-people-ukraine
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No https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/01/27/glimmer-light-transgender-people-ukraine

Ausyk created this entry.