St Austell Community Hospital


Tel: 01726 873000

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

Minor Injury Unit 

Open every day between 8am and 10pm.

St Austell's MIU has been extended to enable people with minor illness to be seen.

An Urgent Care GP Service now runs from St Austell Community Hospital. They are able to treat minor to moderate injuries and illness without an appointment - please phone the MIU for opening times and for further information click here.

The X-Ray department is open Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.

We also provide emergency hormonal contraception.


  • Free parking
  • Disabled parking and access
  • Teas, coffees and confectionery items on sale

Inpatient Information


There are limited shop facilities on site.

Inpatients are advised to bring: 

  •          Toiletries
  •          Change of clothes and foot wear
  •          Medicines and books/magazines.

We recommend that patients do not bring in more than £10 in cash.

Visiting Hours

2pm and 4pm in the afternoon and 6pm to 8pm in the evening, with protected mealtimes between 5pm and 6pmWhat are protected mealtimes?


A range of outpatient clinics are also held on site. Appointment letters state any requirements but please call if you have any queries.

Useful Contacts

Minor Injury Unit 
Tel: 01726 873010


St Austell Community Hospital entrance