Essential maintenance

Due to scheduled maintenance some of our forms and online payments systems will be unavailable between 8am and 9am on Tuesday 18 February 2020. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Clinical waste we won't collect

  • cytotoxic waste - from specific cancer treatments, including needles, tubes and vials that may contain such fluids. The Healthcare Professional will arrange for an alternative waste contractor to collect.
  • radio-active waste
  • medical instruments
  • larvae - (live) used in the treatment of medical conditions
  • medical specimens / tissue
  • body parts
  • pharmaceuticals or drugs, including vials- these can be taken back to the pharmacy
  • highly contagious / infectious materials
  • foetal tissue and placentas (from home births)
  • unused medicines and unused medical aerosols - please treat these as pharmaceuticals
  • blood products
  • loose sharps and syringes
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