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Clinical waste collections

Before you book a clinical waste collection

You will need to register for the service using our clinical request form. We will also need a supporting letter from your doctor or surgery which you can email to waste@maidstone.gov.uk or send to:

Environmental Services
Maidstone Borough Council Depot
Bircholt Road
Park Wood Trading Estate
Maidstone
Kent
ME15 9XY

When we've received the letter we will write to confirm that you can make a booking.

When is clinical waste collected?

Clinical waste is collected on a Tuesday.

Who can book a clinical waste collection?

The service is only available for residents. Nursing homes, hospitals, doctor surgeries and clinics should make arrangements with their waste contractor.

We can’t supply the sharps box, but you can get one from your doctor or a pharmacy. Incontinence pads and nappies don’t need a special collection as these can go in your black wheelie bin.

Book a clincial waste collection

There are two ways to book a collection.

You can either book a collection using our online form or by calling 01622 602600.

Please leave what you want collected by your front door for 7am on the day of collection. Sharps boxes should be left out in the sharp box on their own and not in the orange sacks. Other clinical waste should be left out in the orange sacks provided.

Book a clinical collection

Assisted waste collections

Do you need help putting your bin out?

If you are elderly, disabled and live alone and need help putting your rubbish and recycling out call 01622 602600.

Small electricals, textiles and batteries

In addition to your rubbish and recycling, we now collect small electrical items and textiles.

Small electrical items

Small electrical items will be collected on your rubbish collection day. The items should fit into a carrier bag and put next to your black rubbish bin. We can't accept televisions, computer monitors or any items that won't fit into a standard sized carrier bag.

Textiles

Textiles are collected on your recycling collection day. Again these should fit into a carrier bag and put next to your green recycling bin. We can't accept pillows or duvets or any items in black sacks or charity bags.

Batteries

Batteries will be collected on your rubbish collection day. They should be placed in a sandwich bag on the closed lid of your bin. Unfortunately we can't accept car batteries.

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