Reforming surrogacy law in Great Britain

The Law Commission of England and Wales and the Scottish Law Commission have published a joint report on surrogacy: Building families through surrogacy: a new law. They recommend a comprehensive range of reforms to make the law of surrogacy work better for children, surrogates and intended parents and ensure that surrogacy continues to operate on an altruistic rather than a commercial basis. There is a summary of their conclusions here.

In brief, the two Commissions recommend: Continue reading