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Housing Department

South Hams District Council - Housing Advice

Services offered

General housing advice and assistance across a range of issues. Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Provision of housing for people considered in priority need of housing. Temporary accommodation may be available while enquiries are made about eligibility. Out of hours emergencies phone - 01803 867034.

Area served

South Hams - Ivybridge, Totnes, Kingsbridge, Dartmouth, Salcombe and surrounding areas.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

General public, who have housing problems.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Drop-in, phone, make an appointment, write or email.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 9am - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 5pm
  • Friday: 9am - 4.30pm


Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets


Further information

Public transport

Train and bus stations - 15 minutes walk.