Donors aged 16 and 17 would need to have parental consent at the first donation. Donors aged 66 or above who have completed any donation in the last 2 years, can be accepted for whole blood donation up to 75.
In general, a person who has been vaccinated recently will have to wait for a short period of time before giving blood.
Member of the public who has traveled outside Hong Kong recently can come to donate blood after completing all quarantine measures and obtaining negative results of all testing for inbound travelers required by the HKSAR government.
(Except for those coming from countries or regions with potential risk of infectious diseases that different periods of deferral for blood donation may apply. For details: Information on Deferral. )