These questions will help you check you are able to give blood

  • Please run through them before you go along to your donation appointment - it will only take a minute or two.
  • They cover the most common reasons that stop people donating when they go along to give blood.
  • It could save you time or even a wasted journey. If you find you're unable to donate please remember to re-arrange any affected appointments.
  • Remember that our eligibility criteria is there to ensure that it is safe for you to donate and that it is safe for patients to receive your donations.
  • Your responses to these questions are anonymous and will not be saved in your donor record.
  • Any timings we mention are from the date of your appointment, not from today's date.