Donors who have had tattoos, body piercing or cosmetic treatment involving skin piercing

The Welsh Blood Service is pleased to announce that it is once again able to accept blood donations from donors 4 months after having a tattoo, body piercing or cosmetic treatment involving skin piercing.

If you are unsure whether you have had a procedure involving skin piercing please contact us before you visit one of our blood donation clinics to avoid a wasted journey

All donors must also meet the other eligibility criteria for donating blood. Please contact us if you are unsure about your eligibility to donate blood.

Telephone us on 0800 252266 or visit our website at www.welshblood.org.uk