Other Public Services

West Devon Borough Council

Responsible for;

  • Building regulations
  • Council Tax
  • Non-Domestic Rates 
  • Elections 
  • Environmental Health
  • Housing and Housing Benefit 
  • Issuing Bus Passes and Blue Disabled Parking Badges
  • Meadowlands Leisure facilities
  • most of the town's car parks
  • Licensing
  • Local planning and development
  • Public toilets
  • Refuse collection and recycling
  • Street cleaning.

West Devon Borough Council Website

Make a claim online - West Devon Poster

Devon County Council

Responsible for;

  • Birth, marriage and death registrations
  • Education 
  • Fire and public safety
  • Heritage services
  • Highways and highway lighting
  • Libraries
  • Road safety
  • Social Services
  • Strategic planning
  • Trading Standards
  • Transportation
  • Waste disposal (Crowndale tip)
  • Winter travel.

Devon County Council Website

Police Services

Devon & Cornwall Constabulary Website

Tavistock Police Station
Abbey Rise
Tavistock
Devon
PL19 9FD

As this station is unmanned please call 101 for non-urgent crimes.

Fire Services

Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service Website

Tavistock Fire Station
Abbey Rise
Tavistock
Devon
PL19 9FD

Station Commander Glenn Arundel on 01822 612046 (answer phone) or contact our Local Regional Manager Danny Slay on 01752 333600.

Ambulance Services

South West Ambulance Service Website

Health Services

Tavistock Hospital

Tavistock Hospital
Spring Hill
Tavistock
Devon
PL19 8LD

Abbey Surgery Website 

Tavyside Health Centre Website

NHS Dentist -Tavistock

Tavistock Dental Practice
Kilworthy Park
Tavistock
Devon
PL19 0FZ

Counselling Directory 

Rehab Recovery 

Supporting people concerned about drug or alcohol use or worries about mental health.

Education Services

Tavistock College Webste  - (State Comprehensive)11-18 years

St Rumon's Church of England Infants' School Website - (State) 4-7 years

St Peter's Church of England Junior School Website - 7-11 years

Tavistock Community Primary School Website - 3-11 years

Whitchurch Community Primary School Website - 4 - 11 years 

Tavistock Library Website

Whitchurch and other local villages - Mobile Library Service Timetable

Leisure Services

Meadowlands Leisure Pool Website

The Wharf

Transport Services

Tavistock Bus Station
Plymouth Road
Tavistock
Devon
PL19 8AY

Stage Coach Website

Traveline South West

Over 60's Bus Pass

Parking
www.westdevon.gov.uk

Local Rail Services
Gunnislake (5 miles away)
Bere Alston (7 miles away)
Plymouth (nearest mainline station - 17 miles away)

Link to National Rail Website

Link to Devon & Cornwall Rail Partnership (local rail services)

Link to Royal Oke - Special Train - First Class Tickets

Link to Royal Oke - Special Train - Standard Class Tickets

Cycling 
Local information on cycling 

Local Airports Links
Exeter Airport 
Bristol Airport

Other Services

Citizen's Advice Bureau
www.ruraldevoncab.org.uk

Tavistock Museum
www.tavistockmuseum.co.uk

Changing Places Toilet Facilities

http://changingplaces.uktoiletmap.org/toilet/view/917

Affordable Warmthe Scheme