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All about the HFEA

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Dedicated to licensing and monitoring UK fertility clinics and all UK research involving human embryos, and providing impartial and authoritative information to the public.

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Who we are & what we do

...more about who we are & what we do

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How we regulate (treatment & research)



...more about how we regulate

Public participation at an HFEA consultation event

Consultations and reviews of policy



...more about our reviews

Pile of publications

Publications and reports we produce


...more about our publications

HFEA Strategy

The Strategy sets out our vision for the next three years and how we will achieve it.

View the HFEA Strategy

Latest committee papers

Keep up to date - find out what issues we'll be discussing at the next Authority meeting:

...more about the HFEA committees

Who are the Authority?


The members of the Authority are all specialists in their field. They provide objective and independent advice to steer the HFEA.

...read biographies of current members

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