Entry #275: Right to change legal gender in Indonesia

Current Version

IssueRight to change legal gender
StatusLegal, but requires surgery
Start Date1973
End Datenow
DescriptionA court ruling in Indonesia in December 2009 stipulated that Indonesians who have undergone gender re-assignment surgery must be allowed to change their gender on identity documents.

Revision History (2)

Revision by Muhammadaji2022

Old Value New Value (Current)
Start Date2009-01-011973-01-01
Start Date Unknowndaymonth

Revision by Antinousosiris

Old Value (Original) New Value
ValueLegal, but requires surgery
Value Specialambiguous
Start Date2009-12-012009-01-01
Reports (4)
  • Status is not correct "2018 should be current status"
  • Status is not correct "This should read "Legal, but may require surgery". Per Putusan PN SURABAYA Nomor 583/Pdt.P/2016/PN.Sby, Andreas Kaban's gender was affirmed by the Surabaya District Court after only undergoing top surgery."
  • Status is not correct
  • Status is not correct "Status should be "Legal but requires surgery""

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