The Assisted Reproductive Treatment Act 2008 governs assisted reproduction in Victoria. It regulates the use of assisted reproductive treatment and artificial insemination procedures. The Patient Review Panel considers applications for complex and sensitive medical treatment related to assisted reproduction.
The female reproductive system is involved in sexuality and fertility. It includes the vagina, womb (uterus), fallopian tubes and ovaries. Menstrual periods, ovulation, pregnancy, birth and menopause are part of the reproductive cycle.