Join more than 2.7 million Marylanders who have already said "yes" by registering as an organ, eye and tissue donor. Registration is fast and easy! You can register online or through the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA). Registrants can also check or change their donation status online anytime. No matter what method you chose, they both register you with Donate Life Maryland's registry.
At the MVA
You can register as an organ, eye and donor at the MVA through any in person, online, kiosk or mail-in transaction for a driver's license or state ID. As of October 1, 2015, the MVA also offers persons wishing to register as a donor the choice to have the heart symbol noted on their license or ID.
Want to register as a donor without an MVA visit? No problem. Our online registration is a fast, easy and secure way to designate yourself anytime as an organ, eye and tissue donor. It only takes a few minutes of your time now to become a hero for life! When you join the Donate Life Maryland registry online, there will not be a 'heart' symbol noted on your license nor will a donor card be issued. We encourage everyone to share their decision to be an organ, eye and tissue donation with your family and friends - regardless of where they registered. Should you need to access or update your donor designation, you can login to check or change your registration status online anytime.
Whole Body Donation
In addition to registering as an organ, eye, and tissue donor. You can register for whole body donation.
Many people want to help by being a living donor but don't know how. Learn more about how living donation works.