South Hams and West Devon Councils - Working Together

Welcome to the Council and Committee information pages for South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils.

In this section you can access a wide range of information and documents relating to the council’s decision making processes, find out about forthcoming Council meetings and decisions and obtain details for your local political representatives.

Committee meeting information

All the information about the Committees which make up the two Councils can be found in this section. You can find the agendas for forthcoming meetings and minutes of previous meetings here, as well as officer reports discussed at those meetings.

You will also be able to find the dates of future meetings, forthcoming decisions and plans as well as issues that will be discussed in future.

Elected representatives

You can use these links to find details of this Council's MPs, South Hams Councillors and West Devon Councillors

Outside bodies

Contact details for the Council representatives on Outside Bodies and Forums that are independent from the council.


Information regarding the decisions taken by Committees, as well as officer delegated decisions taken by council officers.

How to get involved

Many of the Council meetings are open to the public and we actively encourage attendance. There are opportunities for the public to ask questions in public forums, or speak in favour or in opposition to a proposal.

To find out more about public participation, please visit:

Council meetings are live streamed via the YouTube channels, and you can watch previous meetings here too.

You can subscribe to updates in order to receive information via e-mail regarding particular issues and committee meetings.

You can also follow both Councils on social media:

Viewing the Documents on this site

To view documents in pdf format you will need the latest version of Adobe Acrobat. This is free to download from Adobe Acrobat Reader software.

In rare cases, these documents may not be suitable for customers using Assistive Technology. Please email [email protected] if you need documents in an alternative format.