Portsmouth city council

If you require a sharps box to be collected by us from your home, you will need to ask your doctor or healthcare professional to arrange this service. You can then book a sharps collection using the form below.

Please follow the link for more on healthcare waste and sharps collections

Request a sharps collection

  • Only complete this form if you, or your healthcare professional/GP have already provided the city council with a healthcare waste referral form. For advice on this, and any other issue related to healthcare waste, please search 'waste collections'.
  • Sharps are collected 7am - 2pm every Wednesday. Please note that you will need to book by 12pm Monday to have a Wednesday collection the same week. If you are booking any later than this your collection may take place the following Wednesday
  • Name
  • Collection arrangements - please ensure your postcode is placed on each yellow box.
  • How many boxes do you have for collection? If 'other' please tell us how many.