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Pest Control

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There are plenty of good reasons why you might want to rid your home of pests.  They can be a nuisance, damage your home or endanger your health and safety.  If you are a Dudley borough resident, we can help you.

We provide a range of pest control services, (Monday to Friday) and we can also offer advice and guidance on most pest problems.

Please note that the pest control service is only available to properties located within the borough of Dudley.

Identify the Pest

Our site gives full descriptions and pictures of the most common pests found in homes.  We also have advice about the things you can do to prevent pests infesting your home, or treatments you can carry out yourself.

Removal of Animal Carcasses

The Council will respond quickly to requests for the removal and disposal of dead animals found on the highway or open land.

Commercial Services

Pest infestations cost businesses money.  Pests damage and contaminate food, gnaw through electrical cables and cause disease.  As a food business proprietor it is YOUR responsibility to deal with pests effectively.

FAQs

For further information please view our Frequently Asked Questions section

Fees and Charges

Pest control services in domestic premises includes free treatments for rats.  There are charges for other domestic pest control treatments and details of these can be found on our Fees and Charges web pages.

If there is a charge for the service we can take your credit or debit card details over the phone and arrange an appointment to visit.

Pest Control Standards

Our Pest Control Service:

  • Uses trained and qualified staff;
  • Provides free advice;
  • Will carry out the most appropriate method of treatment;
  • Will not carry out unnecessary treatments;
  • Complies with current health and safety requirements and industry best practice;
  • Carries appropriate public liability insurance;
  • Uses safe, modern pesticides that are approved for UK use.

Pests not treated

Animals that are NOT dealt with by Pest Control include squirrels, badgers, foxes and pigeons.

We are happy to offer advice if you have problems with any of these.

Find out what Pests are not Treated

Mouse

Good sources of advice

The Bat Conservation Trust aims to secure and enhance bat populations for future generations to enjoy.

British Pest Control Association represents commercial pest control companies and includes a directory of members.

DEFRA provides advice on a range of wildlife control issues, including licences.

English Nature provides advice on protected species including bats and badgers.

Froglife provides advice on snakes and amphibians.

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds provides advice on seagulls, pigeons, bird deterrents and wild birds.

DirectGov Pest Control

Contact Details

  • Name Pest Control
  • Address Directorate of the Urban Environment, Lister Road Depot, Lister Road, Dudley, DY2 8JW
  • Telephone 0300 555 2345