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Pest Control

Rats and Mice in Domestic Properties

We provide a pest control service to domestic dwellings for the treatment of rats and mice for £65 (subsidised charge £32.50)*, with the following two visits free of charge. Please call us on 01823 356337 to arrange.

The subsidised charge will only apply if you or your partner are in receipt of and can provide proof of:

  • Income Based Job Seekers Allowance
  • Income Support
  • Employment and Support Allowance Income Based (ESA)
  • Working Tax Credit
  • Child Tax Credit
  • Housing Benefit
  • Council Tax R3duction Scheme
  • Pension Credit Guarantee Credit
  • Pension Credit Savings Credit 

Wasps Nests in Domestic Properties

We provide a pest control service to domestic dwellings for the treatment of a wasp nest for £55.

Where two or more nests are found an additional nest charge of 20% per nest (£10.00) is payable for each additional nest before treatment can commence. 

We do not provide a service for the treatment of bees.

Pest Control Treatments in Commercial Properties

We provide a pest control service to commercial properties for the treatment of rats, mice and wasp nests. Rats and mice treatments are charged at £75 per hour plus materials and VAT.

Wasps nests treatments are £58 plus VAT (subsequent nests are charged at 20%).

We also offer contracts for rats and mice which gives you peace of mind if you are having a regular problem with pest activity within your property. Please call us on 01823 356337 if you are interested in a contract.

Advice Visits in Domestic & Commercial Properties

We can provide advice visits for rats, mice and wasps/bees which do not include a treatment for £35. If a treatment is requested at the time of the advice visit the difference must be paid in full. Please call us on 01823 356337 to arrange.
 

Contracts

We also offer domestic contracts for rats and mice at £110 per year which may give you peace of mind if you are having a regular problem with pest activity within your property.

Commercial contracts shall be priced on an individual basis using an hourly rate of £55.70 plus materials cost. Payable annually in advance.

Please call us on 01823 356337 if you are interested in a contract.
 

Contact Details

TAUNTON DEANE BOROUGH COUNCIL
Environmental Health
The Deane House
Belvedere Road
Taunton
Somerset
TA1 1HE
Tel: 01823 356337
Email: pestcontrol@tauntondeane.gov.uk

WEST SOMERSET COUNCIL
Environmental Health
West Somerset House
Killick Way
Williton
Somerset
TA4 4QA
Tel: 01823 356337
Email: pestcontrol@tauntondeane.gov.uk