Notice of Election

South Hams District Council
Election of District Councillors and Election of Parish Councillors

including for the Parish of North Huish.

  1. Forms of nomination for Parish Elections may be obtained from Clerks to Parish Councils* or The Returning Officer, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature.
  2. Nomination papers must be hand delivered to the Returning Officer, Civic Entrance, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE on any day (excluding weekends and bank holidays) from the date of this notice between the hours of 10am and 4pm but no later than 4 pm on Wednesday, 3rd April 2019.
  3. If any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 2nd May 2019.
  4. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes or changes to existing proxy voting arrangements must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE by 5 pm on Monday, 15th April 2019.
  5. Applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE by 5 pm on Wednesday, 24th April 2019.
  6. Applications to vote by proxy at this election applied for on grounds of physical incapacity, where that physical incapacity occurred after 5 pm on Wednesday, 24th April 2019, must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE by 5 pm on Thursday, 2nd May 2019.
  7. Applications to vote by proxy at this election applied for on grounds of occupation, service or employment, where the applicant became aware of those grounds after 5 pm on Wednesday, 24th April 2019, must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE by 5 pm on Thursday, 2nd May 2019.
  8. Applications to register must be received by the Electoral Registration Officer by Friday 12th April 2019 and can be completed online at www.gov.uk/registertovote or complete a form available from the council offices.

*Please note that the North Huish PC Clerk has exhausted his stock of these papers. They may also be downloaded from the Electoral Commision's website.

Rubbish and Recycling Collections

Amended collections after Christmas:

  • Monday 31 December: Recycling/Compostables
  • Monday 7th January: Black bins
  • Saturday 12th January: Recycling/Compostables
  • Friday 18th January: Black bins

Real Christmas trees up to 6' may be placed out for the Recycling collection. Wrapping paper cannot be placed in the blue sacks.

The Parish Council

Your councillors

Meet the seven elected councillors of North Huish Parish Council, and the Clerk.

Meet the PC

Council meetings

We hold regular meetings, usually on the 1st Tuesday of each month at St James's Church, Avonwick, which you are welcome to attend.

Find out more

Council policies

Like all organisations, we try to do things by the book. Our policies are online.

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Parish Boundaries

Where does North Huish begin and end? We have a handy map of the parish boundaries.

Click here

Play area and community land

The Council holds the community land and play area by the Tennis Club in trust.

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The roles and remit of the Council

What the council can do, and what we do about it.

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Statutory Documents

Key documents relating to the Parish Council.

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Contact North Huish PC

The main point of contact for North Huish Parish Council is the Clerk, Mr Tony Luscombe:

Telephone: (01364) 72713
Address: Lower Moor, Church Walk, Avonwick, South Brent, TQ10 9EJ
E-mail: clerk@​​northhuishparishcouncil​​.co.uk

South Hams District Council

The following services are provided by the district council.

Contact South Hams

Tel. (01803) 861234 | E-mail customer.services@southhams.gov.uk | Website www.southhams.gov.uk

Devon County Council

The following services are provided by the county council

Contact Devon County Council

Tel. 0345 155 1015 | E-mail customer@devon.gov.uk | Website www.devon.gov.uk