As a small charity we are heavily reliant on donations and fundraising to enable us to keep supporting people with porphyria. Thank you in advance for any support you can offer – we appreciate your financial contribution no matter what size.

Annual donations from our members are also a part of our income stream. Members will be added to our database to receive twice-yearly newsletters and be invited to our upcoming events. Members will be automatically sent patient information relevant to their porphyria as it is issued.

The suggested donation for members is £15 per year, which allows us to continue the work that we do (newsletters, helplines, conferences, etc.).

Whether you would like to become a member, make a regular donation or send a one-off gift, we’ve tried to make it as easy as possible to do.


To use your credit or debit card go to:

Text donations

To donate via text:

Text TBPA14 and the amount you would like to donate £*** to 70070

Don't forget Gift Aid!

Whatever type of donation, if you’re a UK taxpayer, you can make your donation worth an extra 25p per £1 – at no extra cost to you – by completing a Gift Aid form. 

Donate by cheque

Make cheques payable to The British Porphyria Association, and send your payment, together with a donation form, to:

BPA Treasurer
Rothlea House, 7-8 Quarry Lane
Bishop Auckland
DL13 5LL

Donate using online banking

Make a one-off payment or set up a regular standing order to the BPA bank account.

Sort code: 20-43-63    Account No. 7099 6904

Please use your name and postcode as a payment reference.

Could you Gift Aid your donation?

Become a member of the BPA

To become a member of the BPA, please complete a membership form and send to:

BPA Treasurer, Rothlea House, 7-8 Quarry Lane, Butterknowle, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL13 5LL