Who Qualifies to Become a Surrogate Mother?

The requirements to become a surrogate with the Center for Surrogacy & Egg Donation have been developed in conjunction with some of the most highly-rated IVF clinics in the world and are designed to protect the health and safety of our surrogates and the children they carry.

While we wish it were possible for all women who selflessly want to help a couple fulfill their dream of starting their family, there are certain basic requirements that a potential surrogate mother needs to meet in order to start the process:

Surrogate Requirements & Qualifications

Women interested in becoming a CSED surrogate are required to:

  • Be Between the ages of 21 and 39

  • Be in overall good health

  • Have had at least one prior pregnancy and have raised the child

  • Have had no major pregnancy complications

  • Be a non-smoker

  • Be reliable and committed to the surrogacy process

  • Have Body Mass Index (BMI) of less than 35 Calculate your BMI

  • Be financially stable

  • Live in a surrogate-friendly state (unfortunately, we currently cannot work with surrogates from Michigan, Louisiana, Nebraska, Indiana and Arizona)

Contact us at any time if you have any questions or just want to talk with someone about the process. We look forward to working with you on your surrogacy journey!

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If you're interested in our Program, but not quite sure if you qualify?Feel free click the button below.

We're always happy to talk more about our program, the process in general, or go over any questions you may have.


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