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The Council provides a Pest Control Treatment Service operated
by the Environmental Health Service for domestic and commercial
customers. In the majority of cases the service for rats and
mice is chargeable. However in certain
circumstances treatment is provided free or at a reduced
Please Note - Pest Control Officers do not
remove dead rats from properties.
They can be disposed of by double bagging (carrier or bin bags)
and putting in your household rubbish bin. It is advisable to
wear gloves and/or use a spade to lift a dead rat into the bag.
If the officer visits and the problem turns out not to
be rats, a call out charge of £21 will be applicable
For pest control enquiries please contact us
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