Sharps disposal program

Whyalla City Council provides a 24hr pick-up service of discarded sharps found in public places.

Residents are able to report discarded needles direct to Council during business hours on (08) 8640 3444 or by phoning the Needle Clean Up hotline after hours on 1300 131 340 to arrange prompt pick up/removal.

Council provides to the public a sharps container exchange service. Residents are able to purchase a 1.4L sharps container from Council for a fee of $4.35 per container. For information on disposal of sharps please see attached flyer.

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