PRE-VASECTOMY INFORMATION AND CONSENT FORM . A PERMANENT DECISION . Vasectomy is a simple, safe and effective surgical procedure, which makes a male sterile (unable to father a child). Because a vasectomy should be considered irreversible, it is a serious step to take. You and your partner must be sure that both of you desire no more children.

To support hospitals/individual health practitioners/patients to comply with these guidelines, our Informed Consent forms and Patient Information sheets for procedures requiring intimate examinations, have been updated in the relevant surgical areas, indicated below by an (*).