Department of Health

Common pests in Victoria

Common pests in Victoria include ants, bed bugs, cockroaches, fleas, rodents, spiders and termites.

Effective pest control involves correct species identification, and understanding the pest’s life cycle, habitat and morphology.

Reviewed 03 November 2021

Health.vic

Contact details

Phone hours are: 9 am to 1 pm, Monday to Friday. Direct all other enquiries to the pest control email address.

Pesticide Safety Program

Was this page helpful?