Considering donating sperm is an incredible gift you can give!
You could help make a wonderful contribution that is truly life changing for another person or couple.
It’s not a decision that can be taken lightly, and there are important things you need to know, and criteria you need to meet.
Find out if you could meet the initial criteria to become a sperm donor.
If you would like more information, please download our information sheets below, or you can call us on 0800 483 105 or send us an email at .
A clinic donor is someone who donates their eggs or sperm to a recipient, where both parties are not known to each other. This is facilitated by the fertility clinic where the donor is allocated a unique donor code, undergoes extensive counselling and health screening, gamete collection and is subsequently chosen by the recipients after viewing a selection of non-identifying information from the donor.
A known donor is someone who donates their eggs or sperm to a recipient, where both parties are known to each other. This could either be where there has been an existing relationship e.g. a friend/family member or where the recipient has recruited the donor though advertising or an exchange of personal information on social media. information from the donor.
Megan leads the nursing team through the continually changing face of IVF. She works in a multidisciplinary team, providing the essential organization between the doctors and laboratory and ensuring communication between all departments.
Megan started her IVF nursing career in the United Kingdom, working in two large London clinic’s before returning to New Zealand. She is also the Secretary of Fertility Nurses of Australasia.