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Environmental Health

Pest control

From the 1 April 2014 a charge has been introduced for the treatment of rats at domestic properties. Charges also apply for the treatment of mice and insects such as fleas, flies, ants and moths. Please see the fees and charges 2014-15 document at the link below.

Animal Warden

The animal warden service is provided by the council to promote responsible dog ownership and to enforce local byelaws.

Food Safety

Find out about food safety and the hygiene rating of food businesses in the district.


Find out about nuisance complaints.

Environmental Fees and Charges

Environmental Health Enforcement Policy

Latest News

Air quality in the Uttlesford District. A Local Air Quality Updating and Screening Assessment (USA) report based on the monitoring results from the 3 automatic continuous monitoring sites and 21 non-automatic monitoring sites (diffusion tubes) located throughout the district has just been published. Read more>> 

Contact the Environmental Health department

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