DCC's Community Insight Survey
Devon County Council carried out a Community Insight survey in November and December 2019 with the intention of capturing a snapshot of life in Devon for our diverse communities. Initial results will be available early in 2020 and will be shared by Devon County Council with partners, including District Councils. Further analysis (age, disability, locality, etc.) will be available by the Spring.
Emergency Services: 999
Police - non emergency: 101
EDF Electricity: 0800 365900
South West Water: 0800 1691133
BT Landline Faults: 0800 800 151 and say "Landline Fault" or online here: Help reporting and fixing landline problems online
Oakford Parish Alerts
Oakford Parish Alerts is a system for communicating important information to the residents of the Parish via their mobile phones, but it can also be used for calls for urgent assistance. It has been set up by the Oakford Parish Council to provide extra resilience for the members of the Parish and a way to call for urgent help. Get full details and instructions here: Oakford Parish Alerts
Oakford on Facebook
See our page Defibrillator page.
Recycling and Refuse Collection Service
Each household should have received a collection calendar with collection details for the coming year. The current calendar for the Village centre can be viewed here: Refuse Collection. You can check collection dates for any postcode on the MDDC website or ring Customer Services on 01884 255255.
Use this facility to Report fly tipping
Road Issues: Potholes, Unsafe Trees, etc.
Report a Problem here: www.devon.gov.uk/roadsandtransport/report-a-problem
See details of current and planned roadworks with diversions here: devon.roadworks.org
Mid Devon District Council
01884 255255 or www.middevon.gov.uk
Devon County Council
Contact telephone numbers below or www.devon.gov.uk
Emergencies (out of hours)
- Social Services: 0845 600 0388 or 0345 600 0388
- Highways: 01392 383329
- Animal Welfare, Petrol and Explosives: 01392 499499
- 0845 155 1015 or 0345 155 1015
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- SMS text – text ‘Devon’ then your message to 80011
- Fax: 0845 155 1003 or 0345 155 1003