West Berkshire Council

Environmental Health

Since January 2012 we've joined with Wokingham Borough Council to create a joint environmental health and licensing service. This covers the area from Lambourn in the west to Wokingham in the east, serving a population of over 300,000 and a business community of over 7,000.

We regulate a wide range of activities, and we operate to a clear doc icon enforcement policy [25kb]. The pages below contain specific information on our key areas, but if you have an enquiry about a subject not listed please get in touch with us.  Please note that some of our activities excel icon carry a fee or charge [32kb].


Reporting lost or found dogs or other animals
Reporting cases of fouling in public places
Dealing with pests such as rats and mice
Inspection, regulation and enforcement in the private rented sector
Serious accidents, occupational diseases and near misses in workplaces
Complaining about high hedges on neighbouring properties

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