Welcome to the Organ Donation New Zealand website

Our website has been designed to provide you with information about organ and tissue donation in New Zealand and to answer any questions you might have.

We invite you to look through our website and should you require additional information or would like to talk with someone about donation, please contact us.

We would then encourage you to talk with your family about donation.

Read personal stories about organ donation and transplantation here.
 

 

Latest News

Dr Stephen Streat: It's crucial to get process right

02 August 2015

Organ transplantation benefits recipients nationally, and is dependent on organ donation. 

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Organ donation: Faces at the front line

26 July 2015

Dr Emma Merry can still remember how nervous she felt the first time she spoke to a grieving family about the possibility of donating their loved one's organs.

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Organ donation series: Family's gifts of life bring comfort after death

19 July 2015

Organ donation series: Family's gifts of life bring comfort after death


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Heartfelt thanks for a new life

12 July 2015

Organ donation series: Heartfelt thanks for a new life

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All donors need their loved ones to know it

12 July 2015

Herald on Sunday editorial: All donors need their loved ones to know it

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Marcella's Story

I had a chicken in the crock pot and when my relatives arrived, I said to them that they were going to have to get their own dinner as I was going off for a heart transplant.

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