167. Consent not required for storage of gametes of a person under 18.

The gametes1 of a person may be kept in storage2 without his consent if the following conditions are met3.

The gametes must be lawfully taken from, or provided by, the person before he attains the age of 18 years4. Before the gametes are first stored, a registered medical practitioner must certify in writing that the person is expected to undergo medical treatment and that, in the opinion of the registered medical practitioner, the treatment is likely to cause a significant impairment of that person's fertility and the storage of the gametes is in his best interests5.

A further condition is that,