Pest control

The Pest Control team provide advice on all pest control matters. Where appropriate, our Pest Control staff will undertake pesticide treatment of rodent and insect infestations.

We carry out treatment for council tenants on behalf of the Housing Team. Council tenants are not directly charged for this service. We do charge private property owners for treatment - please see the Charges section below for details.

You can report pest issues online or by getting in touch with the Environmental Health service.

We don't usually carry out treatment for issues caused by the species below but Environmental Health Pest Control officers will provide advice.

  • Foxes
  • Rabbits
  • Grey squirrels
  • Bees
  • Slugs
  • Spiders
  • Earwigs


Service Charge to customer
Rodent infestation (domestic) £123.00 + VAT (per course of treatment – 5 in total)
Rodent infestation (commercial) £84.50 + VAT (per visit)
Infestation of bed bugs £84.50 + VAT (per visit for 1-2 rooms)
£123.00 + VAT (per visit for 3-4 rooms)
Price on request (larger properties)
Insect infestation (including cockroaches) £84.50 + VAT (per visit, domestic and commercial)
Wasps £63.75 + VAT (per treatment, domestic and commercial)
Domestic consultation fee for Pest Control Officer £27.20 + VAT

A domestic consultation is where a Pest Control Officer visits a private resident in their home to assess the need for a treatment and provide advice. We charge a domestic consultation fee if no treatment is carried out. If we carry out a treatment, we charge the appropriate fee for that treatment.

For help or advice regarding Environmental Health issues

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