Intercountry adoption

You must be living in this area (UK) to be able to adopt overseas. Please contact your local agency you are resident in for more information.

If you are interested in finding out more about adopting children from overseas and you live in our Adopt South West region, you should contact us in the first instance.


We work in partnership with Coram IAC Intercountry Adoption Centre which manages all enquiries that relate to intercountry adoption of any nature. Coram IAC is a charity and registered adoption agency with a long history of working in this specialist area. If you live in the Adopt South West region and are considering adopting from abroad or have a related query please visit their website to learn more about intercountry adoption and use the online form to begin your enquiry.

GOV.UK – child adoption also provides information about adopting a child from overseas.