The South Asian Translaw Database supports law and policy engagement efforts by the transgender community, legal professionals, government officials and academics from the South Asian region and beyond.

The Database includes:

(i) primary legislation & rules from international, national and provincial levels

(ii) policy documents created by governments and civil society

(iii) court cases including court documents and decisions

relevant to the rights of transgender, non-binary and intersex persons.


We invite you to contribute resources and your comments and suggestions by writing to reachout [at]


The South Asian TransLaw Database

was created and is maintained by

the Centre for Law and Policy Research, Bangalore

and was initially supported by

the Astraea Lesbian Foundation