Disinfection, disinsectization and deratization under the Contagious Diseases Act

Disinfection is the removal or destruction of germs on items, substances or in the environment.

Disinsectization is the control or destruction of vermin (insects).

Deratization is the extermination of rats, mice and other rodent pests.

A practitioner requires a license to perform these practises.

Conditions and evidence


A permit needs to be obtained for cross-border/occasional performance of activity under the same conditions as for Slovenian entities.
Responsible: Ministry of Health | Last updated: 21. 12. 2015