Donating your kidney

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A kidney transplant can transform the life of someone with kidney disease.

Kidneys are the most commonly donated organs by living people, and about a third of all kidney transplants carried out in the UK are from living donors.

Watch videos about living organ donation

We have worked in partnership with Transplant TV to help create a range of informative videos about living organ donation. 

Become a living kidney donor

If you are not a suitable 'match' for someone you wish to donate to, it may be possible for you to join a sharing scheme and be matched with another donor recipient pair in the same situation and for the donor kidneys to be 'exchanged' or 'swapped'.

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