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RANZCOG Statement: Same-sex marriage

18 September 2017

Media Statement

18 September 2017

The Board of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) has today released the following statement in support of same-sex marriage (SSM).

"The Board of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) is committed to supporting all Australian parents and their families. The Board affirms its support for marriage equality and calls upon the Australian Parliament to ensure equal opportunity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex (LGBTI) Australians in same-sex relationships, as well as for their families. We recognise the right of all College members to hold their own personal views on this matter and to exercise that right through their vote."



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