Re WT (a Child: foreign surrogacy arrangements)

Family proceedings – Orders in family proceedings. KR and BR were a couple who embarked on a surrogacy arrangement following difficulties they encountered in conceiving. WT was born to an unmarried surrogate mother SA, following the transfer of an embryo created by KR's gametes and eggs from an anonymous donor. KR and BR requested the court to make a parental order in their favour in respect of WT pursuant to s 54 Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008. The Family Division following consideration of the s 54 criteria, made the parental order as sought.

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