Sex and the law
The law says it's legal for you to agree or consent to sex from the age of 16. If you're under 16 and having sex it's illegal, but you can get confidential contraception, sexually transmitted infection (STI) screenings or help & support from any one of our clinics across Wirral.
If you're under 13 the situation is different because the law says you can't consent to any sexual activity at this age.
Read Will they tell my parents? to find our more about confidentiality whatever your age.
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