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LGBT Rights in London (City) city corporation

    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✔ Legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✖ Legal, but requires medical diagnosis
    Non-binary gender recognition
    ✖ Not legally recognized
    Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
    Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Adoption
    ✔ Legal
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal

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Homosexual activity in London (City)

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Homosexual activity in London (City) is legal.

Current status
Since Nov 30, 2000
Legal
As in the United Kingdom, the law is the same
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Same-sex marriage in London (City)

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Same-sex marriage in London (City) is legal.

Current status
Since Mar 2014
Legal
Same-sex marriage is Legal in London, The UK.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in London (City)

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in London (City) is no censorship.

Current status
Since Nov 18, 2003
No censorship
The UK does not restrict the promotion of LGBTQ topics.
Sources:
www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2003/26/section/122
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Right to change legal gender in London (City)

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Right to change legal gender in London (City) is legal, but requires medical diagnosis.

Current status
Since Apr 4, 2005
Legal, but requires medical diagnosis
As in the United Kingdom, the law is the same
Surgery is not required
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in London (City)

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in London (City) is not legally recognized.

Current status
Not legally recognized
No official ‘x’ marking option on official documents, applications etc. for non binary individuals.
Sources:
commonslibrary.parliament.u…~:text=No%20legal%20recognition,recognition%20of%20any%20other%20gender.
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LGBT discrimination in London (City)

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LGBT discrimination in London (City) is illegal.

Current status
Since Oct 1, 2010
Illegal
LGBTQ+ Communities are protected from any discrimination.
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LGBT employment discrimination in London (City)

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LGBT employment discrimination in London (City) is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
It's against the law for an employer to discriminate against their sexual or gender orientation.
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LGBT housing discrimination in London (City)

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LGBT housing discrimination in London (City) is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Oct 1, 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Both Sexual and gender orientation
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Same-sex adoption in London (City)

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Same-sex adoption in London (City) is legal.

Current status
Since Nov 7, 2002
Legal
IVF treatment for Lesbian couples is possible.
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Serving openly in military in London (City)

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Serving openly in military in London (City) is legal.

Current status
Since Jan 12, 2000
Legal
LGBT+ personnel have the same terms and conditions as everyone else; this includes maternity benefits and pension arrangements for same-sex spouses or civil partners. The Army welcomes transgender personnel and all who apply to join the Army must meet the same mental and physical entry standard as any other candidate.
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Blood donations by MSMs in London (City)

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Blood donations by MSMs in London (City) is legal.

Current status
Since Jun 14, 2021
Legal
The 3-month deferral for MSM has been dropped in England, Wales and Scotland. Instead, donors of any gender will be asked about their recent sexual activity, and those who have only had one sexual partner within the last 3-months will be eligible to donate.
Northern Ireland is due to follow suit with these changes in September 2021.
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Conversion therapy in London (City)

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Conversion therapy in London (City) is not banned.

Current status
Not banned
The UK's government is still in discussion on banning the conversation therapy.
However, it's still not banned.
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Equal age of consent in London (City)

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Equal age of consent in London (City) is equal.

Current status
Since Nov 30, 2000
Equal
On November 30, 2000 a bill was signed to make the ages of consent equitable, regardless of gender. The law came into effect on August 1, 2001. The age of consent for men who have sex with men was reduced from 18 to 16, on par with different sex individuals.
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