The Council provides as syringe disposal service for residents throughout the Region.
To encourage the safe storage and disposal of syringes sharps containers are available for purchase from the Council Administration Centre, 115 Ellen Street, Port Pirie.
A 1.4 litre container is available for purchase at $6.00
Pensioner & Health Care cardholders are supplied with sharps containers free of charge.
Sharps containers are also provided in most public toilet facilities in the Region.
The Council will also collect syringes when complaints are received regarding discarded syringes in public areas such as footpaths, parks and car parks.