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  • Public fertility care services are giving more Victorians the chance to become parents.
  • To access public fertility care services, you need a referral from a general practitioner (GP) or relevant specialist.
  • Demand for public fertility care services is high, and eligible patients may be placed on a waiting list.
  • A Victorian public egg and sperm bank has been established as part of public fertility care services and is accepting egg, sperm and embryo donations from the community.

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Reviewed on: 29-06-2023