Surrogacy UK Code of Practice update


The HFEA (Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority) govern and regulate all fertility treatments that take place in licensed fertility centres throughout the UK. The code of practice has recently been updated and we are awaiting the official issue of the 9th edition so that we can implement this into our clinical practice. There are a … Continue reading Surrogacy UK Code of Practice update

NHS Funding and Surrogacy


There’s been much discussion in recent days about the story in the Daily Mail about a same sex male couple in the UK who have received public funding for IVF treatment to try to create embryos using their own gametes and donor eggs.  The couple intends to use any embryos they have created with public funding to … Continue reading NHS Funding and Surrogacy

Surrogacy Survey 2018 Results


Surrogates do not support calls for commercial surrogacy in the UK  Over 70 per cent of surrogates in the UK believe they should only be allowed to claim expenses when they carry a child for another couple, the UK’s largest ever survey into surrogacy has found. The findings come as the Law Commission reviews the … Continue reading Surrogacy Survey 2018 Results

Surrogacy APPG – We Need Your Help


The Surrogacy Working Group on Legal Reform has set up an All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on surrogacy let by Andrew Percy MP.  We had an amazing launch just before Christmas where many of you travelled to Westminster to present your views to MPs and the Law Commission. The next APPG will be on 25th … Continue reading Surrogacy APPG – We Need Your Help

Surrogacy Information Day


Surrogacy UK would like to invite you to an Information Day in central Manchester on Saturday 21st April 2018. It is a fantastic opportunity to come along and find out more about the organisation and UK surrogacy in general – many experienced intended parents and surrogates will be in attendance, as well as outside professionals with … Continue reading Surrogacy Information Day

Parents through Surrogacy


To support the increasing number of UK families created through surrogacy, we have launched a ‘Parents Through Surrogacy’ community. The aim is to provide mutual support and knowledge sharing for all UK based parents through surrogacy and their families. As well as giving surrogate-born children and their parents the opportunity to make friends and have fun with … Continue reading Parents through Surrogacy