Sharps Disposal

A medical waste bin is now located at the Burnside Civic Centre.

Secure containers of sharps can be brought in for disposal 24 hours a day.  A medical waste disposal bin is located at the rear of the Burnside Community Centre near Hyde Street, and is accessed via the Civic Centre carpark on Fisher Street.

Sharps containers can be purchased from Council's Customer Service Desk.

Pricing for sharps containers are as follows:

  • 1.4 Litre sharps container  - $7.50 inc. GST
  • 5 Litre sharps container - $11.50 inc. GST

Please note that fees and charges for the supply of sharps containers is subject to change.

For more information, phone Council's Customer Service Team on 8366 4200.