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Pest Control

To book an appointment please use the on-line booking facility above. If you have any queries please contact Customer Services on Tel: 0300 373 3730, then select option 5. 

If you live in a domestic property, we can provide advice and treatment if you have a problem with insect pests or vermin. We will visit you and carry out a full assessment of your pest problem to get rid of pests.   

Fees 2023-24

Insects Ants / Cockroach’s / Fleas Cost inclusive of VAT
Domestic £72.00
Senior Citizens £41.00
Commercial £107.00
Mice Cost
Domestic £72.00
Senior Citizens £41.00
Commercial £107.00
Rats Cost
Domestic £63.00
Senior Citizens £41.00
Commercial £107.00
Wasps Cost
Domestic £72.00
Senior Citizens £41.00


Call Out Charge

Required where advice but no treatment given. Partial recovery of officer time and travel costs





Note: A call out charge of £41.00 may apply please see the terms and conditions above.

We do not offer a treatment for bees. Please see External Link - Beekeepers contact numbers.



There is a fixed charge of £41.00 for senior citizens in domestic premises that are in receipt of a state pension. You must show proof of entitlement at time of treatment.

Book a pest control treatment

We carry out treatments by appointment only, please use our online form to book an appointment.

You can use this form to book services for Domestic Insects, Mice, Rats and Wasps.

These are normally carried out during office hours. We can also offer early mornings or late afternoon appointments during weekdays (not including bank holidays).

All officers will visit you wearing a Cumberland Council uniform and carrying Cumberland Council identification badges.

Fees are payable at time of booking.

Commercial Contracts

Estimates given relative to the service requested. Please contact us on 0300 373 3730 for more information on our commercial contract service.

Farm Contract Services

Farm contracts for rodents (rats and mice). This includes four routine visits throughout the year plus one additional visit if we think it necessary to deliver effective control. Charges vary dependent on the service requirements.


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Who can I contact?

Before undertaking any action, except proofing outside of the nesting season, we recommend you seek expert advice on current legislation from Natural England, Tel: 0300 060 3900

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