Red blood cells must be transfused within 35 days of collection.
This section has information that is useful for students wanting to learn more about blood donation.
We are happy to provide information to students who are undertaking projects or assignments. Below our recommended publications:
We welcome the interest of University students and are happy to respond to any further questions which are not answered by the information provided by our website or publications. Due to other work priorities, you should allow a minimum period of three weeks in receiving a reply to your query.
Login using your online or NZ Blood Service Donor App login details.
If you do not have a login please Register Now, using the button below.
Once registered, your login details will be the same for both the website and the NZ Blood Service Donor app.