DONOR CONCEPTION REGISTER SERVICES

VARTA manages the Central Register and the Voluntary Register and provides support for people who are donor-conceived, parents who have used a donor, donors, and their families.

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Latest news

Sugary drinks can affect a woman’s chance of having a baby with IVF

January 2018

Sugary drinks can affect a woman’s chance of successful IVF treatment, according to new research.

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Sugary drinks can affect a woman’s chance of having a baby with IVF

What happens after egg freezing for ‘social’ reasons?

September 2017

Life circumstances, including not having a partner, can prevent women from having children during their most fertile years.

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What happens after egg freezing for ‘social’ reasons?

School aged donor-conceived children as healthy as other children

July 2017

Donor sperm has been used for many decades to help couples where the male partner is infertile to have children. In more recent times, same-sex couples and single women increasingly have also used donor sperm to have children.

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School aged donor-conceived children as healthy as other children

New law gives all donor-conceived Victorians the right to know their heritage

February 2017

New donor conception laws were implemented in Victoria on 1 March 2017. This world-first legislation gives all people conceived in Victorian from egg and sperm donation the right to know their donor’s identity.

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New law gives all donor-conceived Victorians the right to know their heritage

Upcoming events

Donor-conceived Adult Network

21st February 2018
This group facilitates talking, sharing, thinking, listening, and provides an opportunity to mix with other donor-conceived adults. Who facilitates Read more...
Donor-conceived Adult Network