Organ and Tissue Authority

Make registering your New Year’s resolution

Article Date: 

Friday, December 20, 2019

If you’re still looking for a resolution for the New Year, Minister for Regional Services, Decentralisation and Local Government Mark Coulton is urging you to think about registering as an organ and tissue donor. 

With many families and friends spending time together over the Christmas and New Year break, they are encouraged to discuss their wishes around organ and tissue donation.

This is a time when people often came together to celebrate giving and through organ donation, transplant recipients are gifted a second chance at life - having an active role within their family, returning to work and planning for a future.

To register as an organ and tissue donor go to

The full announcement is available on the Department of Health website.