Find a surrogate
to help create your family


If you need the help of a surrogate, we can help steer you through safe ethical surrogacy in the UK or USA. We work with intended parents based in the UK and British citizens living overseas.

We are leading UK surrogacy experts who can help you build your family through surrogacy. Our non-profit professional services are:

Surrogacy consultations

Impartial personal advice to help explore the right surrogacy path for you, whether you are just starting out or have more specific questions

UK Surrogacy Pathway

A fully-managed UK surrogacy service, including one-to-one matching with a prepared surrogate and support through every step (please check our website for availability)

US Surrogacy Pathway

Steering you through a safe and ethical US surrogacy journey from planning and budgeting to bringing your baby home

Support for those already matched

A professional support service to help you manage the surrogacy process if you have already found a UK surrogate

Things to consider before you start

Who can become a parent through surrogacy?

We help a diverse range of parents building their families through surrogacy

How long does surrogacy take?

Surrogacy takes time. It is important to be prepared and understand the process

How much does surrogacy cost?

Surrogacy can be an expensive process and it is important to budget carefully

Brilliant Beginnings certainly lived up to the name!  From the moment I contacted them to meeting my baby I felt helped and supported.  The right information and advice was offered at each stage of the journey and in such a friendly and supportive way that I felt part of a family before mine had actually become a reality.

Dad through US surrogacy

Brilliant Beginnings helped us through the entire process of creating our family.  From very early discussions to matching us with a surogate right through to the parental order process and beyond, we always felt safe in their hands.

Parents through UK surrogacy

A bit more about us


Founded in 2013 by the owners of leading surrogacy law firm NGA Law, Brilliant Beginnings brought something new to the UK surrogacy landscape: an agency run on a non-profit basis but offering a fully-managed professional surrogacy service for both UK and US surrogacy.

Drawing on decades of expertise, and prominent advocates for our surrogacy community with a legacy of making change, our team offers exceptional care for intended parents seeking to navigate surrogacy safely and ethically.


Need more information?

Surrogacy in the US

Our Knowledge Centre is a hub of information about US surrogacy

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Surrogacy in the UK

Browse our Knowledge Centre for clear information and guidance about UK surrogacy

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Read more about our past events, or join us at our next one to meet the team and learn more about us

We understand that you may have a lot of questions. Our knowledgeable team is at the end of the phone and happy to answer your call.