Becoming an Egg Donor

Egg donation plays a crucial role in gestational surrogacy, allowing couples who struggle with infertility or genetic disorders to have biological children. It can provide hope and fulfilment to couples struggling with infertility, while also allowing the surrogate mother to play a critical role in helping create a new family.

For many women, it is both emotionally and financially rewarding. Sunny Day Surrogacy egg donors receive competitive compensation with all related expenses paid through fertility packages. As former intended parents, we are deeply knowledgeable of the role of the egg donor in this process.

For couples who have been trying to conceive for years with no success, the ability to use donated eggs can be a lifeline. It offers them the chance to experience the joys of parenthood and create a family of their own.

If you are interested in becoming an egg donor, we welcome you to complete our online application. If the initial requirements are met, a member of our team will be in touch to explain the next steps.

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Egg Donor Requirements

Sunny Day Surrogacy is committed to working with healthy compassionate women who are interested in egg donation. Below are the requirements and qualities we look for in egg donors.

  1. Physical Requirements:

    • Between the ages of 21 and 29 years old.

    • Body Mass Index (BMI) lower than 29. Calculate your BMI here.

  2. Medical Requirements:

    • No history of psychiatric hospitalisations

    • No family history of recurring cancers, i.e. no more than one occurrence of the same cancer in family history (except non-genetic cancers, such as leukaemia and lung).

    • No family history of serious heart disease or early age heart attack (before age 55).

  3. Travel Requirements:

    • Travel to Cyprus for pre-donation hormone therapy and egg donation is required, approximately three weeks (less time is required if medication can be easily sourced in the egg donor’s home country).

    • Visa-free access to the Schengen region. Check your requirements here.

  4. Educational Requirements:

    • Secondary education (GSCE and/or A-Levels) is required with some amount of postsecondary education (university, college, vocational schools, etc.)

  5. A Pre-Screening Questionnaire:

    • Egg donor candidates are asked to complete a pre-screening questionnaire.

This may seem like quite a few requirements, but it is a testament to how seriously we take the egg donor recruitment and selection process. We also use this information to get to know you better!