We can arrange treatment for domestic properties which are infested with pests. Please only request this service if you are sure that you need treatment. If a treatment is not carried out, there will be no refund due to the costs incurred by the council and the contractor attending the property.
You can request the service using our online form:
Before you start
This service covers household pests, including:
and garden pests such as the following where they are gaining access to the house in large numbers:
- woodlice (slaters)
We do not treat:
- bed bugs
- bumble bees
- honey bees*
- fruit flies
If you require advice on any of the above please contact Environmental and Consumer Protection via ACCESSLine on 03452 777 778.
* We can provide details of local beekeepers who may be prepared to remove the swarm. We will only consider arranging a treatment if the swarm has gained access to a house or outbuilding.
- rats and mice £51.60 including VAT per treatment
- insects and wasps £45.60 including VAT per treatment
Following your request for the service, treatment will be carried out within two working days.
If you live in a council house, contact the housing service via ACCESSLine on 03452 777 778.