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COMMUNICABLE DISEASE & VECTOR/PEST CONTROL

  SERVICE DESCRIPTION

This is the prevention of the outbreak of communicable diseases like malaria, diarrhea, bubonic plaque caused by pests of public health importance like mosquitoes, rodents/rats, cockroaches etc in the district through the use of insecticides/pesticides or baiting of rodents.

 HOW DOES ONE  APPLY FOR SERVICE

Customers must pay the required fee at revenue office; upon payment they should then register at office no 5 of Environmental Health Department.

 HOW DOES ONE OBTAIN THE SERVICE

Customers must present themselves in person or send someone on their behalf to Environmental Health office No: 5.The registration entails recording client’s names, physical address and type of pests. The service is provided on first come, first serve basis.

 COST INVOLVEMENT IN OBTAINING SERVICES

The prices/fees are for cost recovery purpose and they are subsidized;

-for cockroaches it is P20.00 per room for residential and

-for commercial, industrial and institutional is P3.50 per meter squared.

-Bat / Rodents and Malaria spraying targeting mosquitoes are free. 

   WHERE CAN ONE GET INFORMATION

Customers can acquire information from any Environmental Health offices, Public Relation Office and the respective council’s toll free number – 0800 600

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