Clinical Waste Collection Service
The next clinical sharps collections will take place on:
- Minster & Monkton – Wednesday 18th December 2019
- Rest of Thanet – Thursday 19th December 2019
Clinical waste, including needles, must be collected separately from your normal rubbish.
We offer a free collection for clinical waste from private homes.
Clinical sacks are collected weekly. Sharps boxes are normally collected on request.
Register for collections
If you are not registered and you need to set up a collection, you will need to ask your doctor or another medical professional to write a letter stating that you need a clinical waste collection. You need to send the letter to:
Recycling & Waste Department
Clinical Waste Collection
Thanet District Council
PO Box 9