Below are the fees for our environmental services. These charges include VAT.
|Pest control services||Fees|
|Mice* (inside home)||£65|
|Wasps (additional nest at same address treated at same time*)||£35|
|Charge for pest control refunds (except for cancelled appointments)||£25|
* Half price to those in receipt of the following benefits: Universal Credit (where not related to tax credits), Income Support, Pension Credit, Job-seeker's Allowance (income and contribution based), Council Tax Benefit or Housing Benefit.
|Dog control services||Fees|
|Stray dog collected and returned direct to owner* including £25 statutory fine||£75|
|Stray dog collected and taken to kennels including £25 statutory fine||£140|
|Kennelling: per day||Up to £30|
*This service is only available on the first occasion where a stray dog has been picked up, the owner can be identified and contacted through the dogs micro-chip and payment is received within 20 minutes of the dog's collection by the council. In all other cases kennelling fees apply.
|Abandoned and untaxed vehicle services||Fees|
|Vehicle release fee within 24 hours||£80|
|Vehicle release fee after 24 hours||£160|
|Daily storage charge from 48 hours after the offence||£15|
|Vehicle tax surety fee||£120|
|Completion of V62 form in lieu of producing a V5C certificate||£19|
|Food hygiene registration services||Fees|
|Copy of food register entry||£15|
|Food hygiene rating scheme re-inspection request||£225|
Private water supply services (Duties carried out under Private Water Supplies (England) Regulation 2016, as amended. Charges restricted to actual cost recovery for specified activity.)
|Risk assessment (each assessment)||£850|
|Sampling (each visit)||£150|
|Investigation (each investigation)||£150|
|Granting an authorisation (each authorisation)||£150|
|Analysing a sample taken under Regulation 10||£25|
|Analysing a sample taken during check monitoring||£100|
|Analysing a sample taken during audit monitoring||£500|
The fees and charges for private water supply sampling are maximum fees.
|Pollution control services||Fees|
|Environmental Health search (per hour)||£79.70|
|Contaminated land search (per 1.5 hours)||£119.55|
|Environmental Information Request (EIR) search||£175|
|Copy of authorisation of industrial processes||£24|
*Charge to be made where there are sufficient funds in the deceased's estate after payment of funeral costs.