• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
  • Adoption
    ✖ Illegal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✖ Unequal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
  • Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Brunei

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Current status
(since Mar 28, 2019)
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Starting April 3rd, 2019, new penal code instituted by the Sultan will include death by stoning to those caught and convicted of homosexual offenses
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1951–Mar 27, 2019
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
The Penal Code of Brunei (revised edition 2001), Chapter 22, Page 152 states:

"Unnatural offences.
377. Whoever voluntarily has carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any man, woman, or animal, shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to 10 years, and shall also be liable to fine. [S 12/97]"
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Jan 1, 1915–Sep 8, 2018
Male illegal, female legal
Up to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.
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Same-sex marriage in Brunei

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Current status
(since 1951)
Not legal
Sources:
(See sources listed for homosexual activity.)
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Jan 1, 1951–Sep 19, 2018
Unrecognized
Homosexuality is currently illegal.
Sources:
No
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Right to change legal gender in Brunei

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Current status
Ambiguous
Missing non binary options on documents.
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Same-sex adoption in Brunei

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Current status
(since 1951)
Illegal
Sources:
(See sources listed for homosexual activity.)
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Jan 1, 1951–Sep 1, 2018
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Brunei

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1951)
No protections
None exist.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Brunei

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1951)
No protections
None exist. As well Homosexuality is currently illegal.
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in Brunei

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1951)
No protections
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Brunei

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Current status
Legal
Nothing restricting lgbt from serving but intense phobias toward the lgbt makes it impossible.
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Equal age of consent in Brunei

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Current status
(since 1951)
Unequal
Homosexual activity is illegal in Brunei.
Sources:
(See sources listed for homosexual activity.)
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Jan 1, 1951–Sep 9, 2018
Unequal
Homosexuality is illegal.
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Brunei

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Current status
Banned (indefinite deferral)
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Conversion therapy in Brunei

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Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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