Sarah Nowoweiski

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2017-04-03 at 23:48:53

Sarah has a private Psychologist practice as well as working with New Life IVF in Melbourne. Sarah has worked as an infertility counsellor for over 15 years and has been involved in the establishment of clinic surrogacy programs since 2010.  In her private practice she has completed over 30 independent psychological assessment for surrogacy applications.

Sarah Nowoweiski


Three Australian jurisdictions – NSW, ACT & Queensland – have laws criminalising overseas surrogacy. However like the long outdated provisions criminalising abortion in NSW, these are laws which have never been prosecuted. In fact even when the rare case has been referred to the Director of Public Prosecutions, they have declined to take action. There […]

Growing Families is running its fourth New Zealand Event for intended parents, surrogates and donors on 21 August after an 18-month absence. Like past events, this one will bring together egg donors, surrogates, parents and those hoping to become so. They will join experts from Canada, USA and New Zealand in a program to educate […]

In my capacity as an expert on cross-border surrogacy globally, I was invited to an International Forum In Cambridge, UK on 29-30 June this year. Experts were weighted towards lawyers and non-profits from the UK, US & Australia, with reasonable representation from Switzerland,  China, Hong Kong, South Africa & New Zealand and much smaller representation of […]