Eligibility for pest control discount

There is a 40% reduction for those on means tested benefits. The reduction is only available for:

  • Rats
  • Mice
  • Bedbugs

You must provide proof of the benefit - the benefits statement must be the same address as the treatment address.

Proof of benefit

Proof of benefits include:

  • Housing Benefit
  • Working Tax Credit
  • Universal Credit
  • Jobseekers Allowance (or its equivalent)

You are also eligible if your council tax is paid for you by benefits, or you receive pension credit.

Please email a copy of the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) letter stating what payments are being made to you to the Pest Control team at pestcontrol@merton.gov.uk.