Gender Recognition Act

  • Public Opinion Polls

    Where does the public really stand on women’s rights and proposals to reform the Gender Recognition Act? We list the most recent surveys: British Social Attitudes Survey 39, reported...

  • Equality Act Single-Sex Exceptions

    This is the second of two letters we sent to the Equalities, Human Rights and Civil Justice Committee on 30 August 2022. The first one on the impact of...

  • Impact of Second Judicial Review

    This is the first of two letters we sent to the Equalities, Human Rights and Civil Justice Committee on 30 August 2022. The second one on comments made by...

  • Medical Diagnosis is Best Practice

    Far from being outdated and behind international best practice as argued by Scottish Trans Alliance, a High Court decision in Northern Ireland only last year held that the requirement for a...

  • Press Conference: Protecting Female Sports

    The Scottish Parliament is currently considering legislation that will allow anyone over the age of 16 to change their sex in law. So any man who says he identifies...

  • Gender Recognition Reform Bill – links

    Handy page of links for the Gender Recognition (Scotland) Bill as it passes through Parliament. Pre-Committee stage: November 2017 First consultation: Consultation document I Organisational responses I Analysis of...

  • FWS evidence to Parliament – opening statement

    Despite a legal fiction enacted 18 years ago, outwith science fiction people cannot change sex. The Scottish Government claim to understand the difference between sex and gender, but have...

  • Gender Recognition Reform – Committee evidence from trans organisations

    Representatives from three trans lobby groups: Scottish Trans Alliance, LGBT Youth Scotland and Stonewall Scotland gave oral evidence to the Parliament Committee charged with scrutinising the Gender Recognition Reform...

  • Gender Recognition Reform Bill

    Welcome to our campaign to Save Our Sex in Scottish law and life. After ignoring the concerns we all raised in previous public consultations, failing to address issues raised...

  • Gender Recognition Reform Bill – Survey

    We included a survey in our newsletter which ran from 27 March to 3 April 2022 to gather thoughts on some of the key points of the proposed reforms,...