Lithuanian law on abortion

Find out about the legal status of abortion in Lithuania here

Global abortion policies database: Lithuania


In 2014 Minister of Health Rimantė Šalaševičiūtė undertook a project to legalize medical abortion in Lithuania and sought to draft a new legal act regulating abortion. The project did not gather sufficient support to progress and therefore medical abortion is still not allowed in Lithuania.


Abortion is legal on request until 12 weeks. Abortion are performed by suction…