Sharps Disposal

Council provides a free and safe disposal service for diabetic needles, lancets, pen needles and sharps via several locations throughout the Shire. Please use this service to prevent injuries to collection crews.

Please seal all sharps into a screw top, strong plastic container or a sharps container available from Diabetes Australia NSW.

Collection points

Bangor - Community Pharmacy
Bangor Centre, Corner of Yala Road and Menai Road, Bangor
9543 1660
Hours of sharps disposal Monday to Friday 9am - 7pm, Saturday 9am - 2pm

Caringbah - Central Access Service Needle Exchange
Sutherland Hospital & Community Health Service, 
Kareena Road, Caringbah
9522 1046
Hours of sharps disposal Monday to Friday 8.30am - 2.30pm

Caringbah - Coady's Pharmacy
313 Kingsway, Caringbah
9524 7511
Hours of sharps disposal Monday to Friday 8.30am - 6pm

Caringbah - Kirkton Road Centre
The Sutherland Hospital
KRC South, 430 Kingsway, Caringbah
9522 1046
Hours of sharps disposal Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm. Wednesday 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Caringbah - Women's Health Information Centre
346a Kingsway, Caringbah
9525 2058
Hours of sharps disposal Monday to Thursday 9.30am - 3.30pm, Friday 9:30am – 1pm


Cronulla - Priceline Pharmacy 
46 Cronulla Street, Cronulla
9523 1678
Hours of sharps disposal Monday to Friday 8am - 8pm, Saturday 8am - 6pm

Engadine - Essential Community Solutions
1034 – 1036 Old Princes Highway, Engadine
9520 7022
Hours of sharps disposal Monday and Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm

Gymea - Community Aid and Information Service
39 Gymea Bay Road, Gymea
9524 9559
Hours of sharps disposal Monday and Friday 9.30am - 4pm

Jannali - MyCare Pharmacy
562 Box Road, Jannali
9528 9335
Hours of sharps disposal Monday to Friday 8.30am - 7pm, Saturday 8.30am - 8pm, Sunday 9am - 1pm

Sutherland - Orana Hub Central
3a Stapleton Avenue, Sutherland
9521 8280
Hours of sharps disposal Monday to Friday 9am - 3.30pm

Sylvania - Box Village Pharmacy
Corner Box Road and Corea Road, Sylvania
9522 9199
Hours of sharps disposal Monday to Friday 9.30am - 7pm, Saturday 8.30am -12.30pm

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More information

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Illegally discarded needles

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