St Austell Community Hospital Contact Information

Tel:  01726 873000


Porthpean Road, St. Austell, Cornwall, PL26 6AA

St Austell Community

St Austell Community Hospital provides inpatient care and a range of clinics to people in the local area. Free car parking is available at this hospital.

To help prevent the spread of the coronavirus and to keep our patients and colleagues as safe as possible we are only permitting visits on compassionate grounds. Please do not visit your relative or friend without first ringing and speaking to a staff member.

Minor Injury Unit opening hours

Please note that the unit will be open between 8am and 8pm until further notice. No appointment needed. For the latest MIU opening and waiting times please click

The hospital’s minor injury unit is run by highly skilled nurses who are available to treat a range of minor conditions. If you are unsure whether your injury can be treated here, NHS 111 is available to provide further advice.

X-Ray opening hours

Extended opening hours - until the end of March 2020 we are extending the opening hours of the x-ray facility from 9am to 8pm every day because of the additional demand currently being experienced. Usually the x-ray facility is available Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm. Monday to Friday with no cover at weekends or on bank holidays.

Wards and clinics

We recommend patients bring a small number of items with them to make their stay in hospital more comfortable.

A number of outpatient clinics are provided from the hospital. Your appointment letter will provide more information but if you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to call.

The hospital also provides emergency contraception.


  • Free parking
  • Disabled parking and access
  • Refreshments available

Support your hospital

The hospital has a charitable fund which is used to improve patient services. The hospital is also generously supported by the League of Friends:
League of Friends
Secretary: Cecilia Warren