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.
Parking, roads and travel
Report problems and find travel, parking, road safety and highway maintenance information.
Planning and Building Control
Find out more about planning applications, building control regulations, trees and land charge searches.
Schools and learning
Information on schools and learning services within Torbay for children, young people and adults.
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.
Business and licensing
Information about businesses, including licensing, funding and investment.
Adult health and wellbeing
Information on adult social care and support and public health in Torbay.
Emergencies and safety
Information on what to do in an emergency and public safety in Torbay.
Torbay’s Children’s Services have “significantly improved” and are now ‘Good’
18 May 2022
Torbay’s Children’s Services have “significantly improved” and are now ‘Good’ A landmark judgment on Children’s Services in Torbay is being published today following an Ofsted inspection earlier this year. The report acknowledges the “remarkable transformation” after receiving 'Inadequate' ratings in the last two inspections.
New tractors added to the SWISCo fleet
17 May 2022
SWISCo, a Torbay Council company, are excited to announce the arrival of two new John Deere tractors.
Unwanted bikes given a new lease of life
16 May 2022
A batch of 20 refurbished bikes have found new homes thanks to a collaboration project between SWISCo (a Torbay Council company), HMP Channings Wood, Weston College, and Torbay Leisure centre.