Teignbridge is divided into 25 different areas which are known as Wards. The Council has 46 Councillors who are elected every four years and they represent these Wards. Some Councillors have political affiliations but will represent you regardless of their political beliefs or yours.
Chairman of Teignbridge District Council
The Chairman of the Council for 2015/16 is Councillor Mike Hocking, Independent Councillor for Newton Abbot Bradley Ward.
Leader of Teignbridge District Council
The Leader of the Council is Councillor Jeremy Christophers, Conservative Member and Ward Member for Haytor, which includes the Parishes of Bickington and Ilsington.
Devon County Councillors
There are 62 County Councillors (also known as Members) elected by those eligible to vote in elections which take place every four years. Here you can find information relating to those representing the Teignbridge area.
Political Make-Up of Council
The current make-up of the Council (as at May 2015).
- Teignbridge Councillors A-Z
- Teignbridge Councillors by Political Group
- Teignbridge Councillors by Ward
- Councillors' Community Fund
- Councillors' Allowances
Register of Members' Interests
- Abbotskerswell Parish Council
- Ashburton Town Council
- Bickington Parish Council
- Bishopsteignton Parish Council
Parish and Town Council Contact Details
On this page you will find contact details for Parish and Town Clerks within the District of Teignbridge. Please note this is for information only - any queries relating to Parish and Town Councils should be forwarded to the appropriate Parish or Town Clerk
Representation on Outside Bodies 2015/19
Set out in the document below are the outside organisations to which the Council has appointed representatives for 2015/19 and how the aims of the organisations relate to the Council's corporate goals.