How to Become a Surrogate Mother in South Africa You can become a surrogate mother if you have arranged to bear a child for another person/s, who will become the child’s parent/s in a pre-conception agreement. In South Africa, this arrangement must be supported by a legal agreement, the surrogate motherhood agreement. The First “official” […]
Surrogacy in South Africa In simple terms, surrogacy is an arrangement whereby a woman (the surrogate mother) volunteers to gestate a pregnancy for another person/s, who will become the child’s parent(s) after birth. In South Africa, this arrangement must be supported by a legal agreement which we call the surrogate motherhood agreement and thereafter, this […]
The simple formality of registering a name, available to single mothers, has not been available to single fathers. As the Makhanda High Court made a ground-breaking ruling, in this case, this week, Carte Blanche tracks what his fight signifies for single men with children born via surrogacy.