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Torbay Council - Housing Needs

Telephone
01803 208723 / 0300 456 4876 / 01803 201201
Website
http://www.torbay.gov.uk
How to contact
Phone or drop-in.

Service offered

Assessment of priority need under the Housing Act. Can provide temporary accommodation for those assessed as in priority need - those with children or pregnant, vulnerable because of age (60+), disability or at risk from violence. Also offers general housing advice and information to private and council tenants, and homeless people. Out of hours emergencies phone 01803 524519.

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 9am - 5pm
Tue 9am - 5pm
Wed 10.30am - 5pm
Thu 9am - 5pm
Fri 9am - 5pm

Target group

People who are or may be priority homeless, and the general public.

Area served

Torbay

Languages

Access to Language Line.

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: No
  • Parking for disabled drivers in the Paignton centre. Ramps to Housing Department offices.