Richmondshire District Council

How much our pest control treatments will cost depends on the type of pest that requires treating.

Residents who receive council tax reduction (CTR) may receive treatments for mice and rats at a 50% discount. You'll be asked for your CTR claim reference when you contact us, so have the number to hand.

The charges for domestic treatments are:

Treatment Domestic charge (including VAT)
Ants                               £55
Bedbugs £288
Beetles £79
Cluster flies £79
Cockroaches £79
Earwigs £79
Fleas £79
House mice £79
Moles Price on application
Moths £79
Rats £79
Silverfish  £55
Slugs and snails  £55
Wasps £55
Woodlice  £55

*Standard treatment consists of three visits to treat rats and mice at an average domestic property. This includes: 

  • Inspection and baiting or trapping
  • A further follow-up visit to replenish bait as required
  • A final visit to remove bait/traps

Advice visits

A single visit offers an investigation of the problem and advice to the householder on how best to deal with it.

A visit costs £26 including VAT.

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