A person or couple requiring a donated egg can do so through a licensed clinic. The clinic will deal with the necessary treatment.
A woman wishing to donate an egg can do so by undertaking medical treatment and giving information about themselves together with a goodwill message. This information will be recorded on the HFEA Register of Information and can be accessed by the donor conceived child at age 18 (although more limited non identifying information can be accessed by him/her at age 16). This information could be used by the donor conceived child to contact the donor.