Pest control

The pest control service is available to all domestic premises in Midlothian.

  • For Midlothian Council house tenants, the service is free.
  • For private sector properties or Housing Association tenants, the service is chargeable. Payment must be in advance.

To book and (where applicable) pay for the service:

You can find other providers through The British Pest Control Association

Pests currently treated

The range of pest infestations treated includes:

Charges for non Midlothian Council housing properties

Pest control charges
Service Pests Cost
Advisory visit from Pest Control
(if booked separately from treatment)
All pests including rodents / wasps / insects

(any treatment booked after this will be charged full fee as shown below)

Survey and treatment of insects or beetles Bedbugs £155 per room needing treatment
Cockroaches £155 per room needing treatment
Fleas £155 (up to 3 bedroom property)
Insects, mites or beetles
(other than bedbugs, fleas or cockroaches)

(check it's not bees)

£62 (1st nest)
£15.50 (for each additional nest treated at same visit as 1st)
Survey and treatment of rodents Mice or rats £155 (maximum 3 site visits to conduct survey and bait as necessary)
Treatment needing more than 3 visits: each subsequent visit will be charged at £40
Survey of domestic garden for rodents Mice or rats £40.00
Pest control visit where rodenticides or insecticides are not used All pests £42.00 of fee retained if treatment is booked, but after an on-site survey, is found not to be needed.
Note: the rest of the fee paid would be refunded. This applies to all pests
  All pests Full refund if cancelled at least 48hrs before 1st treatment appointment.
50% of the fee will be retained when the initial survey is cancelled within 48 hours before the initial visit.


  • We will retain a charge of £35.00 where we cannot contact you, or where you've not kept prearranged appointments.
  • No refunds once treatment has begun.

To receive a refund

You must cancel the job before 12 noon on the previous working day to your appointment, and before the first site visit. Use the contact information below.

You cannot get a refund once a treatment has started.

We do not treat:

  • Ants
  • Bats
  • Bees
  • Gulls
  • Pigeons
  • Squirrels
  • Foxes
  • Rabbits
  • Moles