Organ Donation changes 

As of 20th May 2020 the law in England changed re organ donation. Unless you are aged under 18 years or lack mental capacity to make this decision, you will be automatically added to the organ donation register. 

If you wish to be removed from the organ donor register, update any cultural or religous beliefs to your registration or opt out/withdraw from registration it is your responsibility to do so, your GP cannot do this for you. You can contact the service by visiting By calling 0300 303 209, this service is open Monday to Friday 8am-8pm and Saturday and Sundays 8am to 4pm. There is also a text chat service available on 07860034343.  

Published: Jun 2, 2020