Embryos shipping process
Shipping frozen embryos to India has been successfully done by WSC in the past though an NOC is required from ICMR. There are also documents which are required and they include: NOC from the parent clinic based abroad, proof of minimum two years of marriage for the couple and surrogacy agreement form signed. ICMR NOC
Shipping process & logistics.
SECTION 1: EMBRYO DETAILS
The following information must be recorded before shipping or importing embryos.
- Methods used to freeze
- Media used for freezing
- Storage methodology (details of vials & loops)
- Number of frozen embryos
- The of days of freezing (from day 2 to 5)
- Date of freezing
- Thawing media
- No selection of sex
SECTION 2: ENROLLMENT.
Before the process of shipping of the embryos is initiated, the intended parents should register with WSC.
SECTION 3: DOCUMENTATION.
All necessary information and paper work are provided so as to complete NOC formalities and procedure. The process on NOC is done on your behalf by WSC. It takes 4-8 weeks to complete the process as it requires lot of coordination from different authorities. Here is the list of documents for obtaining NOC. Click here
SECTION 4: SHIPPING COMPANY SELECTION
Once the NOC from ICR is received the shipment process is initiated. There are credible shipping company to be provided by WSC, yours is to discuss the payment terms with them.