The Council provides a pest control service. All our operatives are qualified and trained to a high standard and can remove rats, mice and cockroaches which are classed as a threat to public health. Treatments are also available for pests that are not considered a threat to public health. More information on pests is available at:
Where to find help
If you wish to book an appointment for a pest control operative to visit and treat your property and for advice on pigeon or squirrel problems:
- Telephone: 0300 123 7038
The charges stated below are all inclusive of VAT and are
correct from 1 April 2013.
- Rats, mice: £10 (Up to three visits in one calendar month)
- Wasps, Cockroaches: £60 (Wasp removal guaranteed until the end of the calendar year)
- Bedbugs, beetles, ants, flies, fleas (nuisance pests): £96
- Other pests – price on request
Competitively priced pest control contracts are available to
commercial customers and can be tailored to suit your needs from
individual jobs to annual contracts.