Find out more about changes to services and opening hours over Christmas and New Year.
Find out how to pay your council tax and how to apply for discounts, exemptions and reductions and view your valuation bands.
Bins and recycling
Information on rubbish, recycling, collections and containers and the services provided by SWISCo.
Benefits and Support
Information on Housing Benefit, Council Tax Support, Universal Credit and other help available.
Information about how you can get help with housing and if you can report an issue with the quality of your housing.
Births, deaths and marriages
Register a birth, arrange a ceremony, apply for a certificate or tell us someone has died.
Find information on disabled parking, where you can park in Torbay and how to pay a Penalty Charge Notice (parking ticket).
Roads and travel
Report problems and find travel, road safety and highway maintenance information.
Schools and learning
Information on schools and learning services within Torbay for children, young people and adults.
Planning and building control
Find out more about planning applications, building control regulations, trees and land charge searches.
Children and families
Support and advice for children and young people, their parents and carers, as well as for the practitioners who support them.
About the council
Find out about your local councillor, council meetings, policies and our current job vacancies.
Leisure, sports and community
Information on enjoying, exploring and getting active in Torbay.
ASB, environment and nuisance
Report problems in your area, including graffiti, anti-social behaviour and hate crimes.
Find out how we aim to improve the health of local residents and prevent risks to public health.
Business and licensing
Information about businesses, including licensing, funding and investment.
Adult health and wellbeing
Information on adult social care and support available for adults in Torbay.
Emergencies and safety
Information on what to do in an emergency and public safety in Torbay.
We’ve been accredited as a Fostering Friendly employer – find out more about fostering in Torbay.
Statement on the Italian Gardens
11 December 2023
Work began last week to transform the Italian Gardens in Torquay ahead of their 100th anniversary in 2024.
Statement on the Tearooms at Oldway Mansion
8 December 2023
A building inspection of the Tearooms at Oldway today has led us to make the extremely difficult decision to close the Tearooms until further notice for health and safety reasons.
Merry Christmas to all Torbay’s Foster Carers and Fostering partners
8 December 2023
A Christmas party was held for Torbay’s Foster families at Torquay United Football Club, to say thank you for all their hard work throughout the year.