Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community in Argentina

Information for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people living in Argentina…

Laws

  • Since 15 July 2010, the Civil Code in Argentina allows same-sex marriage and guarantees the spouses the same rights as couples in a heterosexual marriage
  • Law 23,592, passed in August 1988, punishes anyone carrying out discriminatory acts
  • Civil unions are recognized in four jurisdictions in Argentina: Buenos Aires City, Province of Río Negro, Carlos Paz city (Province of Córdoba) and Río Cuarto city (Province of Córdoba)

LGBT Media in Argentina

Magazines

  • Imperio: Gay-friendly magazine in Spanish, targeted to men, containing interviews, general information on books, cinema, theater and music
  • Actitud Gay Magazine - dedicated and targeted to sexual diversity and covering issues that concern the LGBT community