Individual Funding Requests


The following or not routinely commissioned or only commissioned in certain circumstances

  • Vaginoplasty

Non-reconstructive vaginoplasty or “vaginal rejunivation” used to restore vaginal tone and appearance is not routinely commissioned

  • Hymenorrhaphy

Hymenorrhaphy, or hymen reconstruction surgery, is a cosmetic procedure and is not routinely commissioned

  • Labiaplasty

Labiaplasty is not routinely commissioned

  • Reversal of Female Sterilisation

 Reversal of female sterilisation is not routinely commissioned

  • Elective Caesarean Section for Non-Clinical Reasons

Elective caesarean section for non-clinical reasons is a low priority and will not normally be funded by the CCG. Maternal request is not on its own an indication for caesarean section. Intervention is approved according to criteria established in the guidelines issued jointly by NICE and the National Collaborating Centre for Women and Children’s Health


For policies and application forms, please see: Funding Requests

Date reviewed                    20/06/19

Next review due                 20/06/20

Sifter                                     Dr Anna Harrold    

Contributors                      Dr Jo Parry                  


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