A shared service delivering Environmental Health, Licensing and Trading Standards across Bracknell Forest, West Berkshire and Wokingham Borough Councils

Discarded needles

Have you found a discarded needle or drug paraphernalia in a public place?

Note: This service only covers West Berkshire District Council area. Please follow the links below to report to other areas within the Public Protection Partnership (PPP).

The PPP will arrange for West Berkshire Council to remove any needles or dangerous drug paraphernalia located on public land or where there is significant risk to the public from the presence of such litter. We do not collect litter found on private land, this is the landowners responsibility.

To report please contact us.

If you have found, or need to dispose of, any of the above, please consider contacting one of the needle exchange programmes listed below:

Boots Pharmacy - Hungerford
Boots Pharmacy - Newbury
Day Lewis Pharmacy - Newbury
Broadway Pharmacy - Lambourn
Lloyds Pharmacy - Thatcham

If you are concerned about drug or alcohol misuse within a local area, please report this to the Police on 101.

To report concerns in the Wokingham Borough Council area please click here.

To report concerns in the Bracknell Forest Council area please click here.

For any other advice regarding clinical waste in West Berkshire please click here

PPP
Bracknell Forest
West Berkshire
Wokingham