Donation Testing Section

a) TTI Testing (Microbiology) Laboratory
Performs testing of Donor blood specimens for TTI markers of HIV, HBV, HCV and Syphilis infections.
b) Donor Grouping Laboratory
Performs testing of Donor blood specimens for ABO and Rh D grouping

Hours of Operation

Routine working hours - 8.00am – 4.00pm on week days
8.00am – 12.00pm on Saturdays
Emergency service - After 4.00pm on week days, from 12.00n on Saturday – 8.00am on Monday
Sundays and Public holidays – 24 hours


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100% of Sri Lankan blood donors are voluntory non rermunerated donors.

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Your precious donation of blood can save as many as 3 lives.

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You can donate blood in every 4 months time.

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14th JUNE

World Blood Donor Day.

Postal Address:

National Blood Center,
No. 555/5D, Elvitigala Mawatha,
Narahenpita,Colombo 05,
Sri Lanka.

Email: info@nbts.health.gov.lk

Telephone :

General : +94112369931-4
Donor Section : +94117220677
Fax Number : +94112369939

To ensure the quality, safety, adequacy and cost effectiveness of the blood supply and related
laboratory, clinical, academic and research services in accordance with national requirements and
WHO recommendations.