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St Austell Town Council – Service Status


Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday 23rd March 2020, the following Town Council services are temporarily closed: 


·         St Austell Library  

·         Priory Car Park toilets  

·         Childrens’ play parks  


An update on the status of these services will be provided in three weeks’ time.


The parks (excluding the play areas) and Priory Car Park are still open, but we would ask all members of the public to respect the self-distancing guidance ie to remain 2 metres away from people you do not live with.


The best method to communicate with the Town Council during this “lock down” period is by e-mail. info@staustell-tc.gov.uk


If you need information or assistance with regard to the Coronavirus outbreak please see Cornwall Council’s website www.cornwall.gov.uk or e-mail them on covid19@cornwall.gov.uk


If you need assistance with benefits advice, housing, homelessness, refuse and recycling or highways matters please telephone Cornwall Council on 0300 1234 100 or contact them via www.cornwall.gov.uk



Public Notice - Planning Applications





Forthcoming Meetings

Full Council

23rd March 2020 (CANCELLED)


30th March 2020 (CANCELLED)

Finance & General Purposes

6th April 2020 (CANCELLED)

Planning & Regeneration

14th April 2020 (CANCELLED)

Climate and Environment




Job Vacancy - None at the moment 

A Councillor Vacancy - None at the moment 

Poltair Park Café 

The Town Council is seeking an operator to run its new café facility at Poltair Park. For more information, see our Poltair Park Café news story.

local council award scheme foundation logoMost of the photographs on this site are credited to Paul Williams.



COVID-19 Guidance (Coronavirus)