Disposing of sharps safely
Sharp and sharps containers cannot go into your household rubbish or recycling bins. Syringes and needles are considered biochemical waste, which cannot be disposed of in household bins under Local Law.
Sharpsafe collection and disposal centres
During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic the only sharpsafe collection and disposal point is at the Bendigo Community Health centre at 3 Seymoure Street, Eaglehawk.