6.55 – 7.10pm

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2017-11-03 at 07:30:49

Legal Considerations for Australians

Ben Sayer has developed great expertise in supporting both intended parents and surrogates engaging in domestic surrogacy. The processes required to achieve legal transfer of parentage differ by state. Ben will clarify which jurisdiction is relevant when your surrogate or donor is in a different state and what legal processes you will need to budget for to meet Australian requirements. He will also discuss any differences in legal processes for those engaging outside the IVF environment using traditional surrogacy.

Ben Sayer, Sayer Jones, VIC


Giving Food to the hungry; Hope to the needy; Life to a baby Together keeping babies healthy as only breastmilk can. I am excited about being involved with Growing Families. I have already had the privilege of helping many intending mothers prepare for breastfeeding by assisting them induce lactation. It has been wonderful to support […]

While many countries without access to surrogacy, many seeking to create biological family are venturing offshore. It has left some resorting to ‘unofficial’ traditional surrogacy, using the surrogates eggs and home insemination. Others have had a local friend offer to carry for them, and taken her overseas for the embryo transfer. For the majority, the […]

On 19/20 June 2021, , Growing Families are hosting their first face-to-face conference in two years – Australia’s 10th Surrogacy & Donor Conference. Spurred on by Australia’s record low covid rates, the donor and surrogacy community’s need for connection, discounted domestic air travel and the desire to leave home, if only for a weekend, Growing […]