Estimated Costs

Average cost for Gestational surrogacy & Egg Donation.

Here is a general breakdown of the costs you can anticipate on your family building journey. Please keep in mind that these costs are only an estimation. The costs depend on a variety of factors that are unique to everyone. We understand that to prepare for this major decision that you need to have a breakdown of what you should expect. We have done our best to assist with giving you realistic ranges of each cost.

Average Cost Chart

IVF Retrieval (costs may vary depending on clinic fees and number of cycles) $10,000 - $15,000
Psychological Evaluations $300 - $500
Medical screening for Surrogate $2,000 - $3,000
Surrogate Mother Reimbursements $20,000 - $30,000
Egg Donation (if needed) $10,000 - $20,000
Legal Fees for surrogacy (before transfer)

Legal Parentage documents (depending on Province of birth)

$5,000

$1,000 - $5,000

Life Insurance - for a year $500 - (average)
CSC Agency Fee $13,500 - $14,500
TOTAL AVERAGE COST:
(not including clinic package fee) 
$62,000 - $83,500

Possible Reimbursements for a Surrogate

Surrogate Mothers can only be reimbursed for out of pocket expenses that are as a result of the pregnancy.

Some expenses included are:

  • Groceries
  • Childcare
  • Travel Expenses
  • Housekeeping
  • Life insurance policy
  • Phone / internet
  • Vitamins / supplements
  • Health and Wellness (Chiropractic/ Acupuncture/ Massage)
  • Counselling
  • Medications
  • Support aids (Body pillow to sleep, etc)