Central Sterile Supply Department

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September 4, 2012

The Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD) is a specialised area responsible for the collection, decontamination, assembling, packing, sterilisation, storing and distribution of sterile goods and equipment to patient care areas.  Some of the service provided include:

  • sterilisation reprocessing service for the operating suites
  • sterilisation reprocessing service for external agencies
  • thermal decontamination for products not able to be sterilised.
  • coordination of instrument repairs for the operating suite.

Staff members are supported to undertake qualifications in the area through a Certificate III in Sterilisation Services.

Opening Hours

7.00am – 6.00pm Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays


CSSD: Tel 03 5551 8513

Email:  CSSD@wdhs.net


No referral is required.