Altruistic surrogacy only available. No donor or surrogate matching available. Advertising for surrogates not legal.
Ethics committee approval often required
Foreigners cannot access surrogacy in Australia
Only one IVF clinic which has been operational only 10 months.
Absence of laws pertaining to surrogacy No laws protecting the rights of surrogates or intended parents.
Few IVF physicians. Limited capacity.
Surrogates can only be recruited by word-of-mouth.
Altruistic surrogacy only available.Foreigners can access surrogacy
Clinics are not legally able to provide surrogates. Instead you must work with a third party who provides surrogates. For Gay couples and singles, legal protection of parentage is only available using a US or EU surrogate
Flying US surrogate to Cyprus for Embryo transfer, gestation & birth in USA.IVF costs significantly reduced. Advantageous for EU IPs not wishing to travel to the US for IVF & American IP’s wanting to lower IVF costs.
Surrogate cannot be compensated beyond out-of-pocket expenses.
Only heterosexual couples married for >2 years Your home country must permit surrogacy. IPs cannot be present for delivery Surrogate breast milk generally unavailable. Expressed milk may be available on negotiation gender selection unavailable. Scans during pregnancy will not reveal sex.
Increasingly popular Surrogate birth only legal in Tabasco state (Villahermosa)
Embryo transfer occurs in Cancun or Mexico City often
Increasingly popular. Only non-Nepalese can be surrogates, so all surrogates relocate from India
Currently > 8 offshore agencies working with 3-4 locally-based embryologists and IVF specialists.
Surrogacy IVF cycles take place in India, so both you and the surrogate travel there for the transfer
No longer available to foreigners
Altruistic surrogacy only available. Advertising for surrogates not legal foreigners cannot access surrogacy in UK
Only heterosexual married couples