Surrogacy in UK
Surrogacy is UK is legal given to certain laws and guidelines laid down by the ministry of health and justice and everyone from the local citizen to the International parents must abide by the same.
What UK law says about a surrogacy arrangement in the territory?
The existing laws in the country clearly states the surrogate mother as the legal parent of the born child even if she is not carrying any biological connection with the child. On the other side, if the surrogate mother is a married women, then her husband automatically becomes the legal father of the born child .Moreover, the Intended parents got to file for the custody of the future child and same can only been done by the mutual consent of the surrogate mother. Placing advertisements to search for the surrogate mother is also not permitted in the country and the intended parents either have to do it on their own or hire an agency to take care of the same.
On the other side, the court will be the decision maker in case there is a disagreement between both the parties in regards to the custody of the born child.
Surrogacy cost in UK
Talking about the surrogacy cost in the UK (England, Scotland, and Wales), it’s mostly about the private arrangement between the intended parents and the surrogate mother. Hence, being an intended parent, if you are looking for a surrogate mother by yourself, you may have to spend around 15000 GBP. This would not include the legal fees which needs to be paid whilst the legal formalities are been abide with during n the filing of the custody of the child.
Even while going all by yourself costs you less in terms of searching the surrogate mother, it’s always been recommended to look for an efficient agency to take care of all the task .That ways, not only you will be able to focus on your core activities in life, but the agency would be taking care of all the tasks, coming from the surrogate search to its screening along with all the existing legal implications. Moreover, if you are an International parent, you got to deal with an agency as advertising for the surrogate search is not permitted in the country.
How getting onboard with Surrogate world will help?
Here at Surrogate world, we are a 12 years old surrogacy agency in Ireland having a global outreach to countries like India, Kenya, UK, USA, Cambodia, Mexico, Ukraine, Thailand and Dubai. We have further tried up with some of the best IVF clinics in Ireland and other countries in order to provide you the best medical facilities and treatment options during your surrogacy journey in Ireland or any other country. With our founder being a former intended parent himself, we understand every bit of pain and stress you got to bear in the process. Get in touch with one of our customer support team member today and we will help you with the most ethical and affordable surrogacy program in Ireland.
Apart from Ireland, even if you are looking for a surrogacy program in some other country, we are there to help and assist you whilst accommodating everything from the logistics till the surrogacy agreement in that particular country. Contact us today for a free consultation on all your queries and question in regarding to the Surrogacy process.