ASYLUM & GENDER IDENTITY
Decision-makers should where possible apply the guidance in the Equal Treatment Bench Book and use gender terminology which respects the chosen identity of claimants before them.Adam Pipe (No 8 Chambers)
The principles in HJ(Iran) are concerned with the protection of innate characteristics. As such they are to be applied in claims relating to gender identity.
Adam Pipe (Barrister at No 8 Chambers) has given permission to use recent case updates on our website.