Victorian Legislation and Parliamentary Documents

Parliamentary Documents: Bills under consideration and House Documents of the Parliament of Victoria.

Legislative Information: Information relating to legislation including commencement details, the value of penalty and fee units, weekly updates and instructional tools.

Published: August 2014

Victorian Parliament passes donor information amendments

Legislation giving Victorians conceived through donor sperm donated before 1988 the right to access identifying information about their donors with their donor's consent passed on 21 August  2014 and took effect from 29 June 2015.

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Published: March 2017
Donor conception, Donor conception register services, Regulation

We were sperm donors

Headline: We were sperm donors

Read Carolyn's story about her experiences as a donor's wife.

Author: Dr Deborah Dempsey
Fertility & infertility, Assisted reproduction treatment (ART), Donor conception, Donor conception register services, About VARTA, Regulation

Why do people apply to the donor conception registers?

Dr Deborah Dempsey, Associate Professor in Sociology, Swinburne University of Technology speaks on the topic, 'Why do people apply to the donor conception registers?' at the Twilight Seminar, 'Experiences of donor linking: Research and personal perspectives' hosted by the Victorian Assisted Reproductive Treatment Authority (VARTA) on 9 July 2018 in Melbourne, Australia.