Applications for caravan site licences are made to our private sector housing, following planning permission being granted.

Conditions may be attached to a licence to cover any of the following:

Licence summary

  • Restricting when caravans can be on the site for human habitation or restricting the number of caravans that can be on the site at any one time
  • Controlling the types of caravans on the site
  • Controlling the positioning of the caravans or regulating the use of other structures and vehicles including tents
  • To ensure steps are taken enhance the land, including planting/replanting bushes and trees
  • Fire safety and fire fighting controls
  • To ensure that sanitary and other facilities, services and equipment are supplied and maintained

Eligibility criteria

You must be entitled to use the land as a caravan site.

Licences will not be issued if you have had a site licence revoked within three years of the current application.

Application evaluation process

Applications must be in writing or via the online form, and should detail the land the application concerns including a site plan at 1:500 scale and any other information as detailed in the application form.

We must process your application before it can be granted. If you have not heard from us within 28 days, please contact us. We normally issue a licence within two months of receiving the application.


If you have been refused a licence you may appeal to a local magistrates court.

You may appeal against a condition attached to a licence to a local magistrates court. The appeal must be made within 28 days of the licence being issued.

We may alter conditions at any time but we must give the licence holders the opportunity to make representations about the proposed changes. If the licence holder disagrees with the alterations they may appeal to the local magistrates' court. The appeal must be made within 28 days of the written notification of the alteration and a notice of appeal must be served on us.

Trade associations

British Holiday & Home Parks Association (BH&HPA), British Resorts and Destinations Association, Caravan Industry Training (CITO) and National Caravan Council (NCC) may provide useful information.

Caravan Site Register

Company Name/ Licence Holder Name
Name and Address of site
Type of Licence
Number of units on site
Date Licence issued
  Aller Farm Stockland EX14 9EQ Tent   18.11.2009
  Andrewshayes Caravan Site Dalwood Axminster EX13 7DY Touring/Static Holiday 90 Tourers and 80 Static 13.12.1989
Alyson C Arbourne Ashdown Caravan Park Colyton Hill, Colyton EX24 6HY Touring/Static Holiday 86 Tourers and 8 Static 07.10.2009
  Axe Vale Caravan Park,Colyford Road,Seaton,EX12 2DF Static Holiday 69


Mr and Mrs Precious Axehayes Farm Clyst St Mary EX5 1DP Touring Holiday 45


  Axmouth Camping Site Axe Farm Pound Hill Axmouth EX12 4BG Touring Holiday 100 22.06.2004
Mr John Dormor Beer Head Caravan Park Common Hill Beer EX12 3AH Touring/Static Holiday 75 17.07.2013
  Berry Barton Caravan Site Berry Barton Farm Branscombe EX12 3BD Static Holiday  70 15.01.1990 
Exclusive Luxury Lodges Limited Hornbeam Country Park, Louis Way Dunkeswell EX14 4XW Static Holiday  86 09.02.2016 
Bourne Leisure Ltd Bourne Leisure Ltd Devon Cliffs Holiday Centre Sandy Bay Exmouth EX8 5BT Static Holiday 2071 Static  28.01.2014
Mrs Georgina Turner Brooklands Farm Woodbury Salterton EX5 1EL Touring Holiday 16 Touring and 1 Static 08.11.2019
Mr G Smith Cannington Farm Cannington Lane Uplyme DT7 3SW Touring Holiday 3 21.02.2006
FWSC (Ladram) Ltd Castle Brake Holiday Park Woodbury EX5 1HA Touring/Static Holiday 64 Static and 354 Touring 28.07.2010
  Coly Vale Holiday Park Ltd Swan Hill Road Colyton EX24 6QF Static Holiday 25 01.03.2005
Mr S F Glasper Coombe View Caravan Site Branscombe EX12 3BT Touring/Static Holiday 6 Touring and 2 Static 20.03.1997
Crealy Farms And Maximum Fun Devon Ltd

Crealy Great Adventure Park Sidmouth Road Clyst St Mary EX5 1DR

Touring/Static Holiday 128 Touring and 41 Static 06.06.2017
  Devon And Somerset Gliding Club Broadhembury Honiton EX14 3LP Static Holiday 15 19.12.1989
Air Westward Ltd Dunkeswell Air Centre Dunkeswell Airfield Dunkeswell EX14 4LG Touring/Static Holiday 12 Touring and 10 Static 07.03.1985
  Dunscombe Manor Caravan Park Salcombe Regis Sidmouth EX10 0PN Static Holiday 65 Static and 3 Residential 16.07.1999
Mr And Mrs Adam And Cheryll Roberts Grindlebrook Farm, Sidmouth Road
Aylesbeare Exeter EX5 2JJ
Touring Holiday 30 03.12.2019
FWSC (Ladram) Ltd Ladram Bay Holiday Centre Otterton EX9 7BX Touring/Static Holiday 542 Static and 289 Tourers 21.06.2010
  Hill Pond Caravan Site Hill Pond Farm Clyst St Mary EX5 1DP Touring Holiday 15 16.10.1990
  Honiton Golf Club Middlehills Honiton EX14 9TR Touring Holiday 10 23.04.1986
  Hook Farm Caravan & Camping Park Gore Lane Uplyme DT7 3UU Static Holiday 17 Static  01.03.2017
Darwin Ltd Hawkchurch Resort and Spa Wareham Road Hawkchurch Axminster EX13 5UL Static Holiday 120 Static  26.11.2015
  Hunger Hill Holidays Hollytree Newton Poppleford EX10 0BZ Tent Holiday    
David John Paget and Victoria Kate Paget Kingsdown Tail Caravan Park Salcombe Regis Sidmouth EX10 0PD Touring/Static Holiday 75 Touring and 2 Static 01.12.2016
Lakeshore Leisure Ltd  Lakeview Manor Dunkeswell EX14 4SH Touring/Static Holiday 25 Static and 75 Touring 07.09.2016
  Leacroft Touring Park Colyton Hill Colyton EX24 6HY  Touring Holiday 118 14.09.1994
Mrs Sarah Jess Linhayes Farm, Exmouth Road, Lympstone, Exmouth, EX8 5AF Touring Holiday 1 14.09.2017
Mr Darren Squires Long Range Whimple EX5 2QT Static Holiday 12 12.09.2013
Linda Kellaway Lower Keats Farm, Broom Lane, Tytherleigh, Axminster EX13 7AZ Tent Holiday 30 01.12.2016
Mr Tim Salter Manor Farm Caravan Park Seaton Down Hill Seaton EX12 2JA Touring/Static Holiday 9 Static and 274 Touring 25.04.1994
  Newlands Caravan Park Sidmouth Road Aylesbeare EX5 2JW Residential protected site 14 01.12.1999
Mr R Franks Oakdown Touring Caravan Park Weston Sidmouth EX10 0PT Touring/Static Holiday 154 24.09.2007
Mrs Ann Vanstone Otter Pods Glamping Park
Stonehill Quarry Lancercombe Sidmouth EX10 0JX
Pods Holiday 6 03.12.2019
Oaktree Parks Limited Otter Valley Park Northcote Hill Honiton

Residential protected site

64 18.03.2015
Pinewood Holiday Homes Ltd  Sidmouth Road Rousdon DT7 3RD Static Holiday 20 21.10.2015
Mrs F Carter Pooh Cottage Camping Club Site Bear Lane Budleigh Salterton EX9 7AQ Touring/Static Holiday 47 Touring and 1 Residential 27.02.2008
Red Rock Leisure Ltd Pratshayes Farm Maer Lane Exmouth EX8 5DB Touring/Static Holiday 40 Touring and 1 Static 12.09.2016
Salcombe Regis Park LTD Salcombe Regis Caravan Park Salcombe Regis Sidmouth EX10 0JH Touring/Static Holiday 75 Touring and 22 Static 20.11.2014
  Sea Shanty Caravan Site Branscombe EX12 3DP Static Holiday 64 09.10.1990
Mr J Godfrey Shrubbery Caravan Park Rousdon DT7 3SW Touring Holiday 120 03.02.1998
Mr J M Tansley St Johns Farm St Johns Road Exmouth EX8 5EG Touring Holiday 15 21.01.1998
The Berkeley Leisure Group Ltd The Cat & Fiddle Caravan Park Sidmouth Road Clyst St Mary EX5 1DU Residential protected site 151 15.07.1998
Oaktree Parks Limited The Cedars, Otter Valley Park, Honiton EX14 4PS Residential protected site 37 18.03.2015
Jurassic Glamping                       The Red House, Axminster EX13 5SE Tent Holiday 8 06.03.2020
Trimmager Limited Treetops, Straightway Head, Whimple, Exeter EX5 2QT Static Holiday 50 29.03.2021
  Webbers Farm Caravan Park Castle Lane Woodbury EX5 1EA Touring/Static Holiday 25 Static and 142 Touring 16.01.2006 Touring and 21.03.2006 Static
  Westdown Farm Caravan Park Sandy Bay Exmouth Static Holiday 37 03.02.1998
Mundays Caravan Park Ltd Westhayes Caravan Park Westhayes Sidmouth Road Rousdon DT7 3RD Touring/Static Holiday 74 Static and 122 Touring 25.07.2003
Light Group Ltd Willow View Park Whimple EX5 2QT Residential protected site 49 08.12.2014?
Mr And Mrs Nancekivell Luxtons Caravan Park
Strawberry Lane
Ottery St Mary
EX11 1RF
Residential protected site 12 19.10.2015
Mr David Foster and Mrs Hannah Foster Scorlinch Farm
Clyst St Lawrence
EX15 2NJ
Touring 2 19.01.2023
Mr And Mrs Kewley

Monkton Wyld Holiday Park
Scott's Lane

Touring Not specified 29.10.2021
Mr Christopher Spencer

Higherlands Farm
EX12 3BL

Touring 80 15.12.2022
Mr Stuart Dagworthy

Browns Farm
Woodbury Salterton

Touring 29                   22.04.2022

Pinewood Holiday Homes Ltd
Lyme Regis

Static Not specified 04.08.1998
Musselwhite Myshella

Milton Ponds Fishery
EX14 3HE

Static 5 03.05.2022