Reproductive Laws in Finland

  • givfadmin
  • April 24, 2013 9:55 pm

Overview

A stable relationship, not a legal marriage appears to be required for fertility treatment. Treatment is available to single women and lesbians. There is no legal age limit for treatment and will be determined by each individual clinic. Embryo freezing is permissible.

Egg/Sperm Donation

Egg donation is permitted but there is approximately at 5 to10 month wait, sometimes longer, for treatment. Age cut offs for the Intended Mother can vary clinic-to-clinic. Within the country there is a limit of 25 children per sperm donor, but that same donor?¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢s sperm may be exported to other countries without limits. The egg and sperm donor?¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢s identity is available to the child once they are 18 years of age.

Surrogacy

Surrogacy is legally prohibited.

Disclaimer: Reproductive laws are a relatively new legal area and are in constant flux throughout the world. It is often hard to obtain current and accurate information, and we are always updating information on our site. Anyone pursuing reproductive assistance abroad should contact lawyers and clinics directly to confirm the current status in that country and any legal restrictions that might apply. GlobalIVF does not claim any accuracy for the information printed below and cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies. If you have additional or conflicting information please contact us and we will update our site.

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