The Lions Eye Donation Service is a joint venture between the Lions Clubs of Victoria and Southern New South Wales, the Centre for Eye Research Australia, the University of Melbourne and the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital. It routinely provides corneas and sclera for transplantation and research across Victoria and Tasmania.
The Lions Eye Donation Service is a member of the Eye Bank Association of Australia and New Zealand, and can be contacted 24 hours a day by calling the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital on (03) 9929 8666.
- About eye donation
A brief history of eye donation and legal requirements
- Health care providers
Referral documents and consent forms
- Donors and their families
How to become a donor and the role of the donor’s family
- Corneal transplant recipients
Costs, surgery details and possible complications.