Entry #321: Same-sex marriage in Cambodia

Current Version

RegionCambodia
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusUnregistered cohabitation
Start DateJun 2021
End Datenow
DescriptionCambodian national law does not recognize same sex marriage. Some provinces have begun recognizing lesbian partnerships as marriages. As of June 2021, same sex relationship recognition offering limited legal rights known as "declaration of family relationship" was available in 68 Communes.
Sourceshttp://www.gaystarnews.com/article/lesbians-legally-married-cambodia-despite-no-law-change060513


Revision History (1)

Revision by LGBT_southeastasian

Old Value (Original) New Value (Current)
ValueUnrecognizedUnregistered cohabitation
Start Date0000-01-012021-06-01
Start Date Unknownmonthday
NoteCambodian national law does not recognize same sex marriage. Some provinces have begun recognizing lesbian partnerships as marriages.Cambodian national law does not recognize same sex marriage. Some provinces have begun recognizing lesbian partnerships as marriages. As of June 2021, same sex relationship recognition offering limited legal rights known as "declaration of family relationship" was available in 68 Communes.

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