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Housing Department

North Devon District Council - Housing Options Service

Services offered

Housing advice for anyone, Assessment of entitlement to housing & Housing assistance for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Temporary Housing provided for people considered in priority need of housing.

Area served

North Devon District Council area - Barnstaple, Ilfracombe, South Molton and surrounding areas.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

People who are Homeless or threatened with homelessness and have recourse to public funds, Housing advice for anyone.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

: Phone or email Housing Enquiry - 01271 388870/housingoptions@northdevon.gov.uk. New Cases – preferred self-refer online https://www.northdevon.gov.uk/housing/homeless-or-at-risk/ or call 01271 388870

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 9am – 1pm
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: 9am - 4.30pm
  • Thursday: Closed
  • Friday: 9am - 4.30pm
  • Weekends: After 5pm & Weekends: Out of hours number - 01271 388240


Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets


Further information

Public transport

Bus station - 10 minutes walk.