FOI request (FOI-69778468)
Pest Control in your local authority
Requested Thu 08 March 2018
Responded Wed 14 March 2018
As permitted under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I would like to request the following information from your local authority:
- Whether your local authority provides a pest control service
- How much the council spent on reducing pest infestation in each year since 2009-10?
- How much the council spent on preventing pest infestation in each year since 2009-10?
- How many people you employed as pest controllers in each year since 2009-10?
- On how many occasions have people asked you to deal with issues related to pest infestation in each year since 2009-10?
- On how many occasions have pest controllers from your local authority visited homes and businesses in each year since 2009-10 to deal with problems?
Q1 - Yes.
Q2 - Information not held
Q3 - Information not held
Q4 - 1
2009/10 = No data held
2011/12 = 1241
2012/13 = 964
2013/14 = 913
2014/15 = 1073
2015/16 = 980
2016/17 = 1055
Q6 - We hold information on the number of visits undertaken in each year as answered in the previous question but we cannot break this down to differentiate types of premises visited.
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