Although the legal age of consent throughout Australia is either 16 or 17 years of age, legislation in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, the Northern Territory, South Australia, Victoria and Western Australia makes it an offence for a person in a supervisory role to have sexual interactions with a ...
At what age are you legally allowed to sext?
The age of consent to sex in NSW is 16 but the age of consent when it comes to sexting is 18. As a result, even if the young person in the image says its okay to be filmed or photographed, its still a crime.
Are you allowed to sext at 16?
Sexting with teenagers is illegal in California Its against the law in California to possess, produce or distribute “obscene matter” depicting children younger than 18. This would be a violation of PC 311, the states child pornography law.
Can a 16 year old date a 30 year old in Australia?
The age of consent is the age at which the law says a person can agree to sexual activity. If you are 16 years old and above, you can legally have sex (or do another sexual activity) with another person who is 16 years or older as long as you both agree to it.
How old is a minor in Australia?
18 years In Australia, the general position is that a person under 18 years is legally regarded as a minor.