We're redesigning our website - we're keen for you to try it so we can hear your views on how it can be improved ahead of the official launch. Head on over to the HFEA BETA to see how it is shaping up.

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The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority is the UK's independent regulator overseeing the use of gametes and embryos in fertility treatment and research.

The HFEA licenses fertility clinics and centres carrying out in vitro fertilisation (IVF), other assisted conception procedures and human embryo research.

Patients and their supporters

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Find out the entire fertility process, step by step, from how to get started to what will happen at the fertility clinic.

Research what infertility is and see what different treatment options are available.

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Clinic staff and other professionals

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HFEA news

Sally Cheshire is reappointed as HFEA Chair until 2020
15 September 2016
We are pleased to announce that Sally Cheshire has been reappointed as our Chair for a further three years from 1 April 2017.
HFEA Statement regarding the Statutory Approvals Committee decision in the M Case
09 September 2016
Tell us what you think of our beta website
22 August 2016
We are pleased to announce that we have launched the beta (draft) version of our new HFEA website to the public and it is aimed at people like you – fertility patients.

Understanding fertility clinic success rates

person drawing a graphWhat do clinic success rates really mean? Are they that different between clinics?

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