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Devon County Council, the Devon Portal and hosted websites are currently unavailable
to allow for essential maintance work.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
To make it easier for you to contact us and get access to information and services please call:
0845 155 1007

Information and help for
older people,
vulnerable adults,
and their carers.
Roads & Transport/National Bus Pass
0845 155 1004

Road maintenance,
traffic management
and parking, streetlights
and signs, and public
rights of way. National Bus Pass enquiries.
Road safety
0845 155 1002

Births, deaths, and marriages.
Schools and Education
0845 155 1019

School admissions
School transport
Free School meals
Devon Music Service
Schools and Education
0845 155 1001

Renewals, enquiries about the library service and you local library.

Disability Information Service
0845 155 1005
Information and help for disabled people and careers including equipment, benefits, and care support

Recycling and Waste
0845 155 1010

Help and advice. For domestic rubbish collection contact your district, city, or borough council.

Children and Families
0845 155 1013
Adoption, Fostering, Family Information Service.

Childrena and Families
Adult and Community Learning
0845 155 1014

Enrol and pay for a course.
Adult Learning
If you don't see the service you want or for general enquiries please use the number below:
General Enquiries 0845 155 1015

For general enquiries about any County Council service
General enquiries

You can also contact us via:

SMS Text - 80011 (please start all messages with the word Devon)
Fax - 0845 155 1003
Textphone - 0845 155 1020
E-mail -

Concerned about a child’s safety?

If you are concerned about a child or young person in Devon and want to speak to someone contact our Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 0345 155 1071 or email and give as much information as you can.


For emergencies outside office hours please use the following numbers:

• Social Care out of hours Emergencies – 0845 600 0388
• Highway Emergencies – 01392 383329
• Animal Welfare, Petrol & Explosives Emergencies – 01392 499499