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Review of Surrogacy

NZNO warmly invites your contribution to a review of surrogacy in Aotearoa New Zealand. This is an opportunity to recommend changes that will meet the needs and expectations of New Zealanders and protect the rights and interests of people involved in surrogacy arrangements, including children born as a result of a surrogacy arrangement, surrogates and intended parents.

Topics include:

  • Guiding principles for surrogacy law reform
  • Approving surrogacy arrangements
  • Financial support for surrogates
  • Establishing legal parenthood
  • International surrogacy
  • Children’s access to information
  • Access to surrogacy
  • Māori and surrogacy.

A copy of the Law Commission’s Issues Paper is attached.

Please send feedback to by 15 September 2021.

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