Why do I need a pest control service?

Millions of pounds a year is spent repairing damage caused by pests such as rats, mice and cockroaches, so acting quickly to nip potential issues in the bud will save you both money and peace of mind!

Some pests are carriers of disease. Many destroy and contaminate foods stuff, gnaw at electrical cables, damage pipes and damage buildings. They are often the cause of fire, floods and prosecution due to breaches of the legislation.

Pest Control Services

Whatever your pest problems, our accredited and reliable Officers can advise and provide treatments tailored to your individual needs. Pest services includes but not limited to:

  • Rats/Mice
  • Wasps
  • Bedbugs
  • Cockroaches
  • Ants
  • Fleas
  • Beetles and Moths

Pest identification Service

We provide free advice and pest identification service. If you would like to use this service please bring a sample of the pest to the one stop shop at the Civic Centre or post it to us. Please ensure the sample you provide is:

  • dead and preferably whole (undamaged)
  • transported in a clear strong, sealed, unbreakable container (eg clear film canister, plastic box), marked with your name, address and telephone number

Fact Sheets

Not sure what common pests are in the UK?

You can read more about common pests, their life cycles and how to control them in our Free Pest Fact Sheets.

View Fact Sheets