Report an unauthorised encampment

Thank you for reporting this encampment. An officer will visit the site to investigate the situation and start the repossession process if deemed appropriate.
Updates on the progress of each encampment will be available on the Unauthorised Encampments page

As we will not contact you about this report you don’t have to give your details unless you want to


Your contact details



The Community Safety team do not routinely launch an investigation into every report which is made to them. Each case is assessed and prioritised based on a range of risk factors, so that resources are directly at the highest areas of risk. However, we do monitor all information given to us and use it to inform the wider concerns which may exist.

Data Protection

Information collected and processed by us complies and is stored in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act, 1998. The information you have provided will be used and shared only for the purpose for which it’s collected. The information will not be shared with third parties, however in certain circumstances we may need to disclose information to third parties such as the police or the Department for Work and Pension as required by applicable legislation or for the prevention and detection of crime.

We may use the details you have provided to contact you about council services, this may be through email, post or SMS text message.

For further information regarding personal data that Torbay Council may hold on you and how to access it visit www.torbay.gov.uk/sar