How to register?

Umbilical cord blood donation registrations are maintained

However, due to the COVID-19 situation, starting March 25, partner hospital centres will cease, for an indefinite period of time, to collect cord blood for the Public Cord Blood Bank.

Pregnant women eligible to register to the Public Cord Blood Bank must:

You can obtain more information by calling 1-800-565-6635 or 514-832-5000, ext. 5253 or by sending an email to