Pest control

Rats, mice, wasps and other pests

Our pest control contractor, Balcombe Pest Control, can treat a range of pests in domestic premises.

There are discounted rates and in some instances, a no chargeable service for some pests, for people in receipt of qualifying means tested benefits.

If you do not receive means tested benefits call Balcombe directly on 01444 811916.

If you do receive benefits please submit the online form below. You will need to provide proof that you are in receipt of benefits before.

Repairs or pest proofing is not included in this service, neither can dead rats be retrieved from under floor voids, wall cavities or other inaccessible locations.

Repairs or pest proofing is not included in this service, dead rats cannot be retrieved from under floor voids, wall cavities or other inaccessible locations.

Pests that we can treat

Domestic properties

Domestic premises - main occupier receives means tested benefits listed below

Rats - 3 treatments

£145 + VAT

No charge

Mice - initial survey and 3 treatments

£145 + VAT

No charge

Wasp nests

£55 + VAT

No charge

For each additional wasp nest

£15 + VAT

No charge

Fleas in a 1 to 2 bedroom house

£70 + VAT

£42 + VAT

Fleas in a 3 to 4 bedroom house

£120 + VAT

£70 + VAT

Fleas in a 5 or more bedroom house

£195 + VAT

£115 + VAT

Ants

£75 + VAT

£48 + VAT

Squirrels

Ask for a survey and quotation

Ask for a survey and quotation

Cockroaches

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No charge

Pigeons

Ask for a survey and quotation

Ask for a survey and quotation

Moles

Ask for a survey and quotation

Ask for a survey and quotation

Pharaoh ants

Ask for a survey and quotation

Ask for a survey and quotation

Bedbugs

Ask for a survey and quotation

No charge

Honey bees

Please visit the British Beekeeper's Association's website for more information on swarm removal.

Other

Ask for a survey and quotation

Ask for a survey and quotation

If you get one or more of the following means tested benefits we will provide a free pest control service for some pests, as detailed in the price list. You will be expected to provide proof of your benefits before Balcombe Pest Control will treat the pest.

  • Income support/employment support allowance.
  • Pension credit guarantee.
  • Job seekers allowance.
  • Housing benefit.
  • Council tax benefit.
  • Universal credit.

Owners and occupiers have a responsibility to keep their land free from rats and mice. In some circumstances we will ask owners and occupiers to treat rodent infestations and to carry out necessary works to keep their land free from rats or mice.

You do not have to use our pest control contractor.

Commercial, industrial or business premises need to make their own arrangements.