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You can apply or pay for services and find information on this website quickly and easily. You'll get a faster response as it'll go to the right team and a copy of your request will be sent to your email.

Use the search bar at the top of the site or the menu to find what you need.

How can I apply for a clinical waste collection?

If you need to get rid of clinical waste like needles or medical items you can request a clinical waste collection online. 

Ask for a clinical waste collection

What happens if you don't pick up my clinical waste?

You can send us a message online and we’ll come back to pick it up.

Let us know we've missed your clinical waste

How can I cancel a clinical waste collection?

If you don’t need us to collect your clinical waste, just send us a message online and we’ll cancel your collection for you.

Cancel a clinical waste collection

Can't find what you want online?

Send us a message

If you can' t find what you need you can contact us online and we'll respond within 14 days.

Give us a call

Call the bins and waste team on 01227 947 860 . Our phone lines are open between 8.45am to 5pm, during the week (excluding public holidays), and closed at weekends.

Visit the council

The council offices are open on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10am and 2pm. You'll need to call 01227 862 000 to book to see someone during these times.

Canterbury City Council
Military Road

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Make a complaint to the council

If you've not had good service from us you can make a complaint online so that we can put it right and stop it from happening again.

Find out more about our complaints procedure.