Guidelines for the control of public healthpests - Lice, fleas, scabies, bird mites, bedbugs and ticks

This monograph was produced for the National Environmental Health Forum, which the enHealth Council replaced. It is one of a number of monographs in the General Series.

Page last updated: 03 April 2008

This guideline has been prepared to address the issue of control of public health pests or vermin. It provides information on the identification, life cycles, prevention and control of lice, fleas, mites, bedbugs and ticks. The guideline is primarily intended for use by agencies responsible for the administration of Public Health Acts and Consolidated Regulations. It should also be useful to other agencies, groups and individuals involved in dealing with infestations.


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