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AUSTRALIA

Male to Male relationships: Legal
Punishments for male to male relationships: No law
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Age of consent: Equal for heterosexuals and homosexuals
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: Marriage laws vary in this country depending on area
Adoption: Only in some areas
Is it possible to change your gender on official documents?: Yes
Gay or lesbian able to serve in the armed forces: Yes

Your Views

Are you LGBTI? We want to hear from you! Help us inform other users of the site with your views on this country. Below is a random question about this country. If it is relevant to you please answer it.

Have you changed government documents in AUSTRALIA concerning your gender identity? How easy was the process?

The majority of people visiting this site have said I changed official documents, but with much stress

I could change official documents easily (0 %) I changed official documents, but with much stress (66%) I could not change my official documents (0 %) I have not tried to change official documents (33%)

The Your Stories section is all about you! Please take a minute to tell visitors of the ILGA website about what LGBTI life is like in reality. Please submit your personal story and share your experience!

YOUR STORIES
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Readers Experiences

This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in AUSTRALIA...
Lesbiangirlz (user currently living in AFGHANISTAN) posted for lesbian readers on 07/02/2014 +15
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Hello, today I'm completly in love of my girlfriend. The both are today searching a house in Asutralia to can live in a total liberty and love. In our country the same sex union is prohibeted. I'm so proud of the action of this country, it's an example for us, and all the gays! LOVE YOU AND PEACE GUYS
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Lesbiangirlz (user currently living in AFGHANISTAN) posted for lesbian readers on 07/02/2014 +15
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Hello, today I'm completly in love of my girlfriend. The both are today searching a house in Asutralia to can live in a total liberty and love. In our country the same sex union is prohibeted. I'm so proud of the action of this country, it's an example for us, and all the gays! LOVE YOU AND PEACE GUYS
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