Issue details

New Primary School in Paignton

Children’s Services is seeking approval for its proposal to open a new primary school in Paignton from September 2018.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: High level of public interest;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/03/2016

Decision due: 21 Jul 2016 by Council

Lead member: Executive Lead for Adults

Lead director: Director of Children's Services

Consultation process

Online and paper consultation.


All ward partnerships, all schools in Torbay, local residents to the proposed school site, Regional Commissioners Office, Department of Education and neighbouring Local Authorities.

If you want to make representations contact:: Samantha Poston, Schools Capital and Planning Officer, TDA, 3rd Floor, Tor Hill House, Union Street, Torquay, telephone: (01803) 208260, email:

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