Devizes Guide

Useful Contact Numbers for Devizes
and the Surrounding Areas


Dentons has been providing local information and business listings since 1967. Below is a list of useful contact details for a range of services in Devizes and the surrounding area. This includes information on council services, education, transport, health, recycling & emergency services.


Council Office Services

Wiltshire County Council

Collections for Recycling and Rubbish0300 456 0102 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Council Tax0300 456 0109 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Parking01249 706131 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, Parking Services, PO Box 3106, Chippenham SN15 9BE
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Schooling can be a difficult time for parents and pupils. Below are some useful numbers to help combat potential issues that may arise for both pupils and parents during a child’s time at school.

Admission to Schools01225 713010 or visit websiteSchool Admissions, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Bullying at School0300 4560100 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, County Hall, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Home to School Transport01225 713396 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, Passenger Transport Unit, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
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Register Offices

Wiltshire is home to some of the finest locations and scenery in the UK making the register offices in the area the ideal location for a notice of marriage or civil partnership. The service is centrally administered from Trowbridge.

Devizes Register Office0300 003 4570 or visit websiteRegistration Office, Crossmolina Buildings, 3 -5 Snuff Street, Devizes SN10 1FG
Wiltshire Register Office01225 713007 or visit websiteCounty Hall, Trowbridge BA14 8EZ

Emergency Services

Emergency services in Devizes are well organised and extremely responsive. Contact information for the main emergency services is listed below.

Emergency Services emergency 999 or non-emergency 101Localised national response
Wiltshire Police101 or visit websiteWiltshire
Devizes Police StationLondon Road, Devizes SN10 2DN
Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service01380 723601 or visit websiteHeadquarters, Manor House, Potterne, Devizes SN10 5PP
Devizes Fire Station01722 691000Southbroom Road, Devizes SN10 5AA
South Western Ambulance Service01392 261500 or visit websiteAbbey Court, Eagle Way, Exeter EX2 7HY


The community hospital in Devizes provides most of the outpatients care needed in the community. The Community Hospital is part of the Wiltshire Health and Care, an NHS partnership. 

Devizes Community Hospital01380 723511 or visit websiteNew Park Rd, Devizes SN10 1EF
Great Western Hospital01793 604020 or visit websiteMarlborough Road, Swindon SN3 6BB
Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust01225 428331 or visit websiteCombe Park, Bath BA1 3NG

NHS Services

There is a fantastic range of NHS services offering day-case treatment for residents of Devizes and its surrounding area. Whatever the problem, be it a broken tooth or a broken leg, specialists are on hand.

Child Healthvisit website
Complementary Medicinesvisit website Search on
Dentistsvisit websiteSearch on
Diabetes Servicesvisit website
Doctors Surgeriesvisit websiteSearch on
Mental Health Servicesvisit website Mental Health Helplines
Optical Servicesvisit website Search on
Pharmacy Servicesvisit website Search on
Sexual Health Servicesvisit websiteLocal Sexual Health Services

Social Services – Children, Young People, Adults and Families

Wiltshire County Council has a number of teams and specialists in place to support adults, families and children in all circumstances.

Addiction Support07514 527036 or visit websiteWASP (Wiltshire Addiction Support Project), 12a Duke Street, Trowbridge BA14 8EA
Adoption and Fostering03303 550333 or visit websiteWiltshire Council Adoption Team, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Adult Social Care0300 456 0111 or visit websiteWiltshire Council Adult Social Care, Court Street, Trowbridge BA14 8BR
Children’s Safety and Social Care0300 4560108 or visit websiteChildren’s Safety and Social Care, The Cedars, Bath Road, Devizes SN10 2AP
People Living with Disabilities0300 456 0111 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
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Post Offices

The popularity of sending a letter may be decreasing but in and around Devizes, there are several post offices to buy a stamp, send a letter, purchase a rod fishing license or exchange money for a trip abroad.

The Post Office 0345 611 2970 or visit websiteLocalised national response
Bath Road Post Office01380 724483Within Spar, Bath Road, Devizes SN10 1QG
Bromham Post Office01380 8509313 The Chantry, Bromham SN15 2ET
Devizes Post Office01380 724449Within Sainsburys, Monday Market Street, Devizes SN10 1LD
Great Cheverell Post Office01380 81330378 High Street, Great Cheverell SN10 5XR
Market Lavington Post Office01380 8122671 High Street, Market Lavington SN10 4AF
Potterne Post Office01380 72384026 High Street, Potterne SN10 5NA
Seend Post Office01380 828250High Street, Seend SN12 6NR
Urchfont Post Office01380 848507The Lamb, The Green, Urchfont SN10 4QU

Leisure Centres and Sports Facilities

Devizes has a modern and well-equipped sports and leisure centre so if you fancy a workout or taking up a new sport or activity, pop in or contact its friendly staff for more information.

Devizes Leisure Centre01380 826111 or visit websiteSouthbroom Road, Devizes SN10 5AB

Public Transport

Unfortunately, Devizes does not have a railway station but local and mainline services can be accessed from Melksham and Chippenham nearby.

Rail Enquiriesvisit websiteSearch national network
Chippenham Railway Station0845 700 0125Cocklebury Road, Chippenham  SN15 3QE
Melksham Railway Station0845 700 0125 Station Road, Melksham SN12 8BN
Pewsey Railway Station0845 700 0125North Street, Pewsey SN9 5ER
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Housing for Homeless People

Support, advice and assistance are available to tenants, landlords, lettings agents, owner-occupiers, parents, young people and agencies to try and prevent homelessness wherever possible.

Housing Department01225 770316 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN

Citizens Advice

For anyone facing money, legal, housing or benefits issues the Citizens Advice Bureau offers free, confidential and impartial advice.

Citizens Advice Bureau0844 375 2775 or visit websiteNationwide
Devizes Bureau0844 375 2775 or visit websiteNew Park Street, Devizes SN10 1DY

Chamber of Commerce

The chamber of commerce network can support your business throughout its lifecycle from start-up, development, growth and beyond. No matter what type of business you are, or whether your objectives are on a local, national or international scale, your local chamber can help you meet your goals.

Wessex Chambers01225 355553 or visit website8 Ascot Court, White Horse Business Park, Trowbridge BA14 0XA


A coroner’s role is to establish, normally by post-mortem, whether a death is natural or unnatural in the eyes of the law. If the death is unnatural, further investigations might be undertaken with a view to presenting a case to be heard before a coroner at an inquest.

Wiltshire and Swindon Coroner01722 438900 or visit website26 Endless Street, Salisbury SP1 1DR