Finding mice in your home can be extremely distressing. They can be a health risk, especially in kitchens. With professional treatment, it’s possible to get rid of them. 

Book a treatment  

Telephone: 020 8489 1000 

  • Monday - 9am to 5pm 
  • Tuesday - 9am to 5pm 
  • Wednesday - 10am to 5pm 
  • Thursday - 9am to 5pm 
  • Friday - 9am to 5pm 

A pest control officer may be able to visit the same week you make a booking.  

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Cost of treatment  

The fee depends on whether you:

  • receive benefits or not
  • are a Homes for Haringey tenant

Please see our full list of charges.  

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Treatment process 

Treatment is carried out by one of our pest control officers.  


  • use professional-grade poison 
  • will make 3 visits to check on progress and lay down new poison 

What we will do during treatment 

We will visit your home and: 

  • discuss the treatment with you 
  • put down bait 
  • give you advice on how to stop mice from infesting your home 

Treatment can be carried out in: 

  • the kitchen 
  • lofts 
  • hot water tank cupboard 

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Signs of a mouse problem 

You may have a mouse problem if you:  

  • hear scratching noises in the walls or ceilings  
  • see small, dark droppings, particularly along walls, in cupboards or under sinks  
  • smell an ammonia-like smell that will be particularly strong in areas such as under cupboards  
  • find damage where mice have used their teeth to chew on wood, plastic and cables  
  • find nests with shredded material such as newspaper and fabrics, often hidden in places such as behind fridges  

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Damage from mice 

Mice in your home can: 

  • spread diseases and infections 
  • cause damage by chewing through a wide range of materials 
  • chew through electric cables and wiring increasing the risk of fire and electrocution 

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Telephone: 020 8489 1000 

  • Monday - 9am to 5pm 
  • Tuesday - 9am to 5pm 
  • Wednesday - 10am to 5pm 
  • Thursday - 9am to 5pm 
  • Friday - 9am to 5pm 

Pest Control Team - Environment and Neighbourhoods 
Level 1 North - River Park House 
225 High Road 
London, N22 8HQ 

Page last updated:

October 24, 2022

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