The Director of Public Health is a statutory position within upper tier local authorities. As part of their duties, Directors of Public Health are expected to produce an independent assessment of the health of the communities they serve; these assessments are undertaken annually and are known as the Director of Public Health Annual report.
There are two Directors of Public Health covering the South Devon and Torbay area, covering the populations of Devon and Torbay. Copies of their respective annual reports can be found below.
The Director for Public Health annual report provides an independent assessment of the health and wellbeing of the Torbay population.