Legislation Finland


  • A law concerning organ, cell and tissue donation exists.
  • Organ donation is an opting out system (presumed consent). The objection can be written or oral. However, donor's relatives are always consulted.

Cornea banking:

  • An accreditation by the Finnish Medicines Agency (FIMEA) as the competent authority.
  • Tissue banks are inspected regularly by FIMEA.

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