Pest Control

Pests can be a nuisance, be a risk to health and safety or damage your home.

If you are a resident of Richmondshire, we can help you find out about some common household pests.

We will give you advice on how to deal with them yourself.
You can also request a treatment.

The Pest Control Service will undertake treatments for rats, mice inside the home, ants, cluster flies, wasps, bed bugs, moths, beetles and cockroaches in domestic and commercial premises.

Standard treatment will consist of 3 visits to treat rats and mice, within an average domestic property which will include the following: - inspection and baiting or trapping, and a further follow up visit to replenish bait as required and a final visit to remove bait/traps.  

How much will it cost?

This depends on the type of pest that requires treating, please see below for the various prices.  

Residents in receipt of Council Tax Reduction may receive certain treatments at a 50% discount (you will be asked for your Council Tax Reduction claim reference when you ring for a treatment, so please have this number to hand).

Payment can be made when you request the treatment using a credit or debit card.

The charges for domestic treatments from the 1 April 2017 are as follows:

Rats Outside £65.00(excluding VAT) £78.00 (including VAT)
Rats Inside £65.00 (excluding VAT) £78.00 (including VAT)
Mice £65.00 (excluding VAT) £78.00 (including VAT)
Ants £45.00 (excluding VAT) £54.00 (including VAT)
Fleas £65.00 (excluding VAT) £78.00 (including VAT)
Cluster Flies £65.00 (excluding VAT) £78.00 (including VAT)
Wasps £45.00 (excluding VAT) £54.00 (including VAT)
Bed Bugs £210.00 (excluding VAT) £252.00 (including VAT)
Moths £65.00 (excluding VAT) £78.00 (including VAT)
Beetles £65.00 (excluding VAT) £78.00 (including VAT)
Cockroaches £65.00 (excluding VAT) £78.00 (including VAT)
ADVICE - single visit offering an investigation of the problem and advice to the householder as to how best to deal with the situation
Advice visit £21.00 (excluding VAT) £25.20 (including VAT)

 Commercial premises

Commercial premises will be charged £45 per hours+ materials + VAT.

Contact us

If you live in Richmondshire area and your home is troubled by pests of any kind, please contact us on:

When leaving a message or emailing us, please have the following details to hand:

The pest control service we offer is outlined in the leaflet below:

pdf'Pest Problems? ...We can help' Leaflet


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Frequently asked questions





Cluster flies




House mice



Slugs and snails




If you require any advice or would like to arrange a visit, please telephone 01748 829100