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Becoming a blood donor

Blood donation is a voluntary act, and we rely on members of the public for Research and Development purposesMake a donation and 

  • help developing new treatments and thereby improving human lives
  • make huge difference to the drug discovery research and make yourself feel proud

Are you willing to donate blood sample? It takes just 15 minutes (Location: Nottingham, Biocity Innovation building, Pennyfoot street, NG11GF). Please fill the donor enrolment form if you want to become a blood donor.

You will receive an inconvenience allowance worth up to £40 as an Amazon voucher to offset your travel costs, time, and inconvenience in donating blood.


You cannot donate blood if:

  • you are below 18 years of age or above 65 years of age
  • you weigh less than 50kg (110 pounds)
  • you have any medical problems like cancer, heart conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, anaemia, or any condition associated with blood loss.
  • you think or tested positive for AIDS/HIV, HTLV or Syphilis, Hepatitis B or C and any other blood borne infectious diseases
  • you had an organ transplant or have undergone surgical process in last 12 months or
  • your received blood, platelets, plasma or any other blood products as treatment
  • you think or have a sexual partner who is infected with hepatitis or HIV
  • you, or may be, pregnant or recently given birth
  • you are on anti-depressants or psychotic drugs medication

Donor Enrolment Form