Safe Sharps Bins

Safe Sharps is an interactive and dynamic resources, available by web ( smart phone and tablet, that allows users to identify locations where used sharps can be disposed of appropriately. It is linked to Google maps allowing users to easily find the listed locations. The smartphone and tablet applications can be downloaded free of charge from the iTunes TM Store or GooglePlay.

Want to know where to dispose of sharps safely? Go to


  • Use the search feature to find your nearest Safe Sharps disposal location
  • Hover over the icon to see location details
  • View opening hours
  • Get directions to your nearest location
  • Add new locations using the web, iPhone, iPad or smart phone
  • Notify inaccurate locations

Community Sharps Information leaflet