Problems with Pests & Vermin
If you have pest and vermin problems in your home, it’s your responsibility to deal with it. You should contact your local council's Environmental Health Officer, as they'll be able to give you advice. If you're not able to deal with the problem yourself, they may provide a free or low cost service (depending on your circumstances).
Some of you may live in homes with shared areas, such as communal lounges or hallways. If there is a pest or vermin problem in a shared area then it's our responsibility to resolve it.
The following are considered pests and vermin by Environmental Health:
You will have to buy treatment yourself for any other infestations, such as earwigs.
As soon as you notice a problem with pests or vermin in a shared area, please contact us using the form below.