Community Sharps Disposal Locations

Bellingen Shire Council provides 6 community sharps bins that are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and disposal is free of charge. 

Community Sharps Bins are located at:

Large Bins:
1)      Council Grounds (Outside toilet amenities block)
2)      Urunga: Bellingen Shire Tourist Information Centre - Pacific Highway

Smaller Bins:
1)      Bellingen: Courthouse Toilet Block, Church Street
2)      Mylestom: Alma Doepel Reserve, Mylestom Drive
3)      Urunga: CBD Carpark  (behind Urunga Hotel)
4)      Dorrigo: Coronation Park, Hickory & Pine Streets

If you find community sharps in a public place call Bellingen Shire Council or the Needle Clean Up Hotline on 1800 633 353.

View Council's Policy on the Management of Contaminated Clinical & Related Waste (PDF) (195.08 KB)


Environmental Health Officer
Phone: 02 6655 7300