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Animal and pest control

Our team of environmental health officers and pest control officers can respond to enquiries and requests for help with the following pests.

  • Ants
  • Bats
  • Bees
  • Bedbugs
  • Biscuit beetles
  • Carpet beetles
  • Cockroaches
  • Feral pigeons
  • Fleas
  • Grey squirrels
  • Mice
  • Mites
  • Rats
  • Silverfish
  • Wasps

The team can:

  • help identify the particular animal or insect
  • arrange for a treatment to be carried out
  • advise on what steps to take to resolve a problem

All telephone advice is given free of charge and we aim to offer you an appointment within 48 hours.

Pest control fees for 2015/2016

Please note that there is a call-out charge in addition to the charges below. The full fee is £30; the concessionary fee is £20.

 Full fee Concessionary fee 
 Rats £40.00 £20.00
 Mice £40.00
 Cockroaches £40.00
 Wasps £40.00
 Ants £60.00 £30.00
 Fleas £70.00 £35.00
 Bedbugs £100.00 £50.00

All domestic fees include VAT.
Prices are correct at 1 April 2015.

Commercial contracts

We also provide pest control contracts for businesses. Please contact 01246 345 345 or fill in the online form.

Insect identification service

Officers are able to identify the majority of common pests and will be happy to give you details of any strange insect which you may find, free of charge.

In the rare event that we cannot identify an insect, we will send the specimen to a special laboratory for identification on your behalf.

More information

You can find out more at:

Complete our online enquiry form.

Phone or text
Tel: 01246 345 345
Text: 07960 910 264

In person
Customer Service Centre
85 New Square
Chesterfield S40 1SN

8.30am to 5pm on Mon, Tue, Thu
10am to 5pm on Wed
8.30am to 4.30pm on Fri
9am to midday on Sat for payments

By post
Chesterfield Borough Council
Town Hall
Rose Hill
Chesterfield S40 1LP

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