International FAQ


What Countries has your agency worked with?

Central Coast Surrogacy, LLC is an internationally recognized full service agency. We are proud to help anyone achieve the family of their dreams. To date, we have worked with Intended Parents from mainland China, Hong Kong, Europe,  and Thailand, just to name a few. We work in conjunction with some of the best attorneys in our field to help for a smooth transition before and after birth for your family and new arrival.


What percentile of your Intended Parent cliental are International?

To date, approximately 80% of our cliental is International.


Why choose to pursue Surrogacy in the United States?

The United States is favorable to Egg Donation and Surrogacy for several reasons Surrogacy is legal here in several states, and allows for single, gay, married, and unmarried couples to achieve parenthood. It is also known for great legal, societal, and medical conditions. This allows for having children through the United States easy for International Parents.


What type of additional support can you offer the International Intended Family?

We at Central Coast Surrogacy, LLC understand the heart ache of feeling so far away from your baby. We offer additional support to our Surrogates carrying for couples who cannot be present. We also openly communicate with our Surrogates on a regular basis and share this information with our parents. We have communication through several means and are available outside of regular business hours to help with direct communications. We also offer translation services at cost to ease the process.


How much does International Surrogacy Cost?

The costs of International Surrogacy vary based on the medical procedures needed, IVF clinic chosen, travel expenses, if an Egg Donor is needed, and your Surrogates expenses. On average, from start to finish, an International Surrogacy in the United States can cost anywhere from $85,000-$175,000.


How often will I need to travel to the United States?

It is only necessary for the Intended Parents to travel to the United States 2-4 times. Minimally, you must visit your clinic of chose for labs and to preparation of your embryos and for the birth of your children. You may also want to be present at transfer and visit your Surrogate during her pregnancy.


How do I chose and trust a Surrogate?

Central Coast Surrogacy has a wide pool of Surrogates to choose from, with more applying every week. We are proud to have some of the best Surrogates I this field. Our Surrogates are fully screened prior to completing a contract. The best way to gain trust in your Surrogate is to openly communicate with her. We support direct contact as much as desired.


What happens after my baby is born?

After birth, the baby will be immediately placed with the Intended Parents and all the baby’s documentation will come with the Intended Parents name on it. All babies born in the United States are considered citizens. Therefore, parents most parents return home with their baby in 2-8 weeks, depending on required passport/visa needed and if immunizations are desired prior to travel.


How do I chose and trust a Surrogate?

Central Coast Surrogacy has a wide pool of Surrogates to choose from, with more applying every week. We are proud to have some of the best Surrogates I this field. Our Surrogates are fully screened prior to completing a contract. The best way to gain trust in your Surrogate is to openly communicate with her. We support direct contact as much as desired.