Welcome to Organ Donation Northern Ireland!

Find out everything you need to know about organ donation, or read more about how organ donation law is changing in spring 2023

Register your decision now

Your decision to donate your organs and tissue could save the lives of up to 9 people who are awaiting a transplant.

  • Check

    Register to be a donor

    Choose this option if you would like to donate your organs and tissue after your death.

  • Do not donate

    Register not to be a donor

    Choose this option to record a decision not to donate your organs and tissue after your death.

Why registering matters

To donate organs after death, a person needs to die in hospital in specific circumstances.

This applies to only 1 in every 100 people, making every registration and family conversation vital.

What if I don't register?

If you don’t register a decision, it can make it more difficult for your family to make the correct decision for you and be sure to carry out your decision.

Get the facts to help you make your decision

Read our FAQ’s and dispel any misconceptions about organ donation