What we do

We advocate for, and promote, a coordinated response to community sharps management, supporting councils and other stakeholders to implement best practice community sharps management policies and practices across NSW.

NSW council initiatives

  • Kempsey Shire Council
  • Moree Plains Shire Council
  • Urana Shire Council
  • City of Sydney
  • Holroyd City Council


City of Sydney release new sharps video

More information

Apply for funding support

Funding is available to NSW councils for the development or enhancement of community sharps management programs

Got some sharps you want to dispose of?

Found a used needle or syringe?

The Needle Clean-Up Hotline coordinates the clean-up of dumped needles and syringes in public places anywhere in NSW.

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