Abandoned vehicles

How to report a vehicle that you think has been abandoned

Air quality

Working to improve air quality and reduce air pollution across Mid Devon

Bonfires and smoke nuisance

Advice on bonfires, the law relating to bonfires and alternatives to bonfires; how to report nuisance bonfires

Contaminated land and exempt waste operations

Information about the management of contaminated land and the public register of exempt waste operations

Fly tipping

How to report fly tipping to us

Graffiti removal

How to report graffiti and how to remove it

Invasive non-native plants

Dealing with plants such as giant hogweed and Japanese Knotweed

Land drainage and watercourses

Information on flood defences, watercourses, sewers and private drainage, cesspits and septic tanks

Light pollution

Guidance on the use of artificial lighting and how we deal with nuisance lighting


We provide litter bins and dog waste bins Mid Devon in partnership with town and parish Councils and commercial businesses


Information on reporting noise nuisance including dog barking

Pest control

Advice on pest control in domestic properties

Private water supplies

Information about Private Water Supplies (PWS)

Sky lanterns

Launch conditions and general guidance

Street cleaning

We are responsible sweeping all roads in Mid Devon except for the M5 and A30

Trees, hedges and grass

Information about trees, hedges and grass and how we maintain these on council-owned property, public open spaces and roadside verges