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.

Annual Report update 23 February 2015:

For a copy of our Annual Report 2014 please click here

 
 
 

Latest News

Organ Donation New Zealand release Annual Report

23 February 2015

Latest figures show organ donation and transplantation increased in New Zealand in 2014.

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Lance steers course for brother's kidney donation

02 February 2015


When Lance Travinor's brother was diagnosed with kidney failure, his first response was feeling diassapointed.

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Organ donor numbers on the increase

26 November 2014

Organ donor numbers in New Zealand are on the way up this year.

So far, there have been 44 donors, compared to 36 last year and an average of 37 over the previous 21 years.

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Audit of all deaths in New Zealand public hospital intensive care units

26 November 2014

Organ donor numbers in New Zealand are on the way up this year.

Organ Donation New Zealand (ODNZ) believes this has been helped by a quality improvement program it introduced in recent years, which is built around an Audit of all deaths in New Zealand public hospital intensive care units (ICUs).

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Grateful for the gift of life

14 October 2014

The numbers 173, 100 and 299 will seem like random numbers to many, but for three Blenheim people they are a constant reminder of the gift of life.

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Elliot's story

I hope you know how amazing I think you are. You helped me get better and back to my family.

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