End Conversion Therapy Petition

Date: 30th July 2021
Category: Other human rights treaties and mechanisms, Civil Rights and Freedoms


This petition calls on the Scottish Parliament to urge Scottish Government to ban the provision or promotion of LGBT+ conversion therapy in Scotland.

The Equalities, Human Rights and Civil Justice Committee welcomes your response to the following questions:

  • What are your views on the action called for in the petition?
  • What action would you like to see the Scottish Government take, within the powers available to it?
  • Do you have suggestions on how the Committee can take forward its consideration of the petition? For example:
    • who should it talk to?
    • who should it hear from?

It is not necessary to answer all questions.

Closing date: 13th August 2021