Contact Details
You can contact us through the Torbay Hospital switchboard on 0300 456 8000 (local rate) or 01803 614567, or via the feedback page on this website.

Contact us

Torbay Hospital Switchboard
0300 456 8000
(local rate) or
01803 614567

Chief Executive
South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Torbay Hospital
Lowes Bridge
Torquay
TQ2 7AA
Tel: 0300 456 8000 (local rate) or 01803 614567
Email: Chief Executive

Any Suggestions

We like to hear from people about how we could improve our care and services. If you have any comments or suggestions, or wish to make a complaint about the service you have received, please use our feedback form. Alternatively you can contact us in writing or by telephone via the contact details above.

A separate leaflet "We want to know what you think" [PDF 42KB] is available and explains the Trust's Complaints Procedure.

For more details about the "Patient Advice and Liaison Service" (PALS), please see their information.

Please use this feedback form to obtain additional information, to tell us what you would like to see published or to inform us of broken links.

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Making Contact

  • If you wish to fax us anything that contains personal or confidential information, please use one of our safe haven fax numbers [PDF 24KB].

  • If you have a friend or relative currently in our hospital and you need to speak to them or the ward team:


  • If you wish to make contact with a hospital department:


  • Information about the Trust's work such as our Governance Board meeting agendas and minutes is available under the Freedom of Information Act. Much is available on our website, listed in our Guide to Information.

  • For information not available on our public website, contact the Freedom of Information office at Torbay Hospital on 01803 654868 or email.
    If you use a hotmail or live email address then please supply additional contact details as problems have been reported in the NHS with these email providers.

  • You can attend any meetings that the Trust holds in public, such as the Governance Board which meets several times a year. This is an opportunity for the public members of the NHS Foundation Trust or any member of the public to attend as an observer.

  • To access your health records, an application form can be obtained for records held by South Devon Healthcare.

  • For information about work experience or job opportunities as a new recruit or returning to work after a break.

  • Artists can find out more about the art exhibitions staged in The Gallery, Torbay Hospital through South Devon Healthcare Arts, on 01803 654557.