Code of Practice

The Code of Practice is currently being updated.

Please click here for the previous version of the Code.


Guidance notes

This section of the Code contains 33 guidance notes to help our clinics to understand their responsibilities.

The general format for guidance notes is made up of Mandatory requirements, HFEA guidance and Other legislation, professional guidelines and information.

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29 October 2015 updates to guidance

We’ve made some amendments to the Code of Practice, consent forms and Directions. These updates came into force in 29 October 2015.

...find out what changes took place


Code of Practice edition: 8