Torquay have agreed to cancel Nathan Craig's contract, following a request by the midfielder.
The 22-year-old ex-Wales Under-21 international played 46 games for the club in but last month.
He in 2012 and due to his age would have commanded a fee had he moved to another club.
He made his Torquay debut in August 2012 but fell out of favour following Martin Ling's departure as manager.
The former Everton youngster joined Dorchester Town on loan in February and started just six games last season.