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Information About Pest Control

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Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of City

It is important for all businesses in New York City to prevent pest infestations in and around where they operate. Uncontrolled infestations can spread to nearby businesses and homes and may negatively affect the quality of life in a neighborhood. It is the building owner and tenant’s responsibility to prevent or address pest infestations on a property. Information is available to assist business owners in preventing and eliminating pests.


The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene recommends that business owners always use pest control professionals that are licensed by the State of New York.

Please visit the links below for information on how to best control pests.

If you are a landlord, or business or property owner, and would like information about pest management training, call 311.





NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Office of Pest Control Services
125 Worth Street
New York, NY 10013
Phone: (646) 632-6600
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: pest control information
Website: http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/home/home.shtml

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