If you come across discarded needles or syringes in parks and playgrounds or on our beaches or highways don't touch them. Let us know and one of our mobile operatives will be with you as soon as they can.
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Please let us have a precise location so we can find the items quickly.
We will get to the location as quickly as we can and our trained operative will safely remove the items.
You can also phone us on 01395 517528 or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any personal information which you provide will be held and used by East Devon District Council for the purpose of requesting needle collection. Your information may also be shared within East Devon District Council for the purposes of carrying out our lawful functions. Otherwise your personal information will not be disclosed to anybody outside East Devon District Council without your permission, unless there is a lawful reason to do so, for example disclosure is necessary for crime prevention or detection purposes. Your information will be held securely and will not be retained for any longer than is necessary. There are a number of rights available to you in relation to our use of your personal information, depending on the reason for processing. Further detail about our use of your personal information can be found in the relevant Privacy Notice which can be accessed here.