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Information on rubbish, recycling, collections and containers and the services provided by SWISCo.
Benefits and Support
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Planning and Building Control
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Schools and learning
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Children and families
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About the council
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Leisure, sports and community
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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.
Help with the cost of living
Information for Torbay residents who are struggling to pay for their energy, water, food, or other essential items.
Waste and recycling
Find out about waste and recycling in Torbay including how to sign up for garden waste collections.
Demolition contractor revealed for Crossways
20 March 2023
We can reveal that a demolition contractor has started work to bring the former Crossways shopping centre in Paignton town centre down.
Earth Hour Torbay 2023 event on 25 March
17 March 2023
Head down to Torre Abbey with your lanterns at 8.30pm on Saturday 25 March for Torbay's Earth Hour event.
Council allocates further funds to help residents with cost of living
17 March 2023
We will be getting £2.4 million of funding through the Household Support Fund (HSF) to assist residents with their living costs.