Community and Living

  • Active Devon

    This site is for people looking for general information on physical activity and sport in Devon

  • alcohol or drug misuse

    If you have a problem with alcohol or drugs, there’s a wide range of services that can help

  • births

    Register a birth, apply for a copy of a certificate

  • celebratory ceremonies

    Information about commitment ceremonies, renewal of marriage vows and naming ceremonies

  • community services

    Pinpoint Devon gives you access to thousands of services and community groups across Devon in a single search

  • community transport

    Transport options for people with disabilities, people on low incomes and people living in isolated areas

  • consumer advice

    Advice and assistance to protect the interests of consumers and businesses based in the county

  • Coronavirus advice

    Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice on staying healthy and well, changes to Devon County Council services, education and support for communities, employers and employees.

  • council news

    News and features from the Devon County Council news centre

  • deaths

    Register a Death, apply for a copy of a certificate

  • domestic violence

    Support for adults and young people affected by domestic violence and abuse

  • emergencies

    Advice from the the County Emergency Planning Service (CEPS)

  • equality

    Equality brings quality for everyone and the creation of a fairer society where everyone can participate and achieve their potential

  • Explore Devon

    Inspiration for exploring Devon’s green spaces – from a gentle woodland stroll to an invigorating bike ride, or finding the best bird-watching spot to discovering our ancient geology

  • Fairtrade

    Devon County Council works with Fairtrade Devon and the Global Centre to promote the benefits of Fairtrade and encourage individuals, communities, organisations and companies to take action in support of Fairtrade

  • health and wellbeing

    Devon County Council and the NHS work together to improve the health of people in Devon and make sure everyone across the county has equal access to health services

  • health protection

    We aim to help protect the health of people in Devon and respond to any health-related emergencies

  • learn devon

    Learn Devon provides adult and community learning courses on behalf of Devon County Council

  • libraries

    Renew a book online or use the library catalogue to find and reserve books, films, music and more

  • marriages

    Information and guidance to help you plan a marriage

  • Ready Devon

    Helping businesses to attract, recruit and retain dedicated and skilled people with a disability

  • refugees in Devon

    Information about how local councils in Devon are playing their part to house Syrian refugees and how you can help

  • registration service

    The Devon Registration Service enables the public to register births and deaths and give notice of marriage or civil partnership at an office which is convenient to them

  • sexual health

    Sexual health incorporates advice and services for: relationships, contraception, abortion, sexually transmitted infections including HIV

  • Trading Standards

    Information and advice for businesses and consumers from Heart of the South West Trading Standards