In the UK there is no law stating it is illegal for a 23 year old to date a 17 year old. As you are 17 and a young adult, you are old enough to decide if you want to be in a relationship with this man. Its important that both partners consent to the relationship, and that they trust and respect one another.
Can a 16 year old and 23 year old date?
Yes, a 16 year old can date a 23 year old.
Can a 24 year old date a 16 year old UK?
The age of consent in the UK is 16. This means that its against the law for someone to have sex with someone under the age of 16. It wouldnt be illegal for someone whos 16 to have a relationship with someone who is 30 - unless that person is their teacher or in a position of authority.
Is it OK for a 16 to date 22?
Parental consent does not matter. But you may legally date a 16 year old if you are 22 years. old. You cannot date anyone under the age of 16.
Should a 15 year old date a 22 year old?
If dating includes sex (or any form of sexual activity) then the answer is yes - and parental approval is irrelevant. If you are under 16 then you may not lawfully engage in any sexual activity (not just intercourse) with anyone.
Is it wrong for a 16 year old to date a 26 year old?
The is no age requirement regarding merely dating. This means that a 16 years old can generally consent to have sex with any adult, regardless of age.
Can a 22 year old date a 15 year old UK?
Whats the law about under–age sex in the UK? According to the Sexual Offences Act 2003, its a criminal offence for any kind of sexual act to take place between two people where one or both are under 16. It makes no difference what your gender or sexuality is, the law will be the same.