Decision details

Review of Provision of Free Pest Control Services

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Review of the provision of free pest control services to members of the public receiving universal credit in the context of increased costs to the contract.

Decision:

RESOLVED –

 

  1. That free pest control service for the treatment of rats and mice for residents in receipt of Band 1 Council Tax Reduction Support be approved.

 

  1. That the Head of Housing, Health and Environment be authorised to procure a new preferred contractor be approved.

 

REASON FOR DECISION: To comply with the provisions of the Prevention of Damage by Pest Act 1949. 

 

Report author: Duncan Haynes

Publication date: 21/03/2024

Date of decision: 21/03/2024

Decided at meeting: 21/03/2024 - Cabinet

Effective from: 03/04/2024

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