Peninsula Community Health

St Austell Community Hospital


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

Tel: 01726 873000

Minor Injuries Unit

Open every day between 8am and 10pm.

St Austell’s MIU has been extended to enable people with minor illness to be seen - click here for details.

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 6pm.


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



St Austell Community Hospital entrance