Useful links for Pentire Residents.

Useful Contact Links for Pentire Residents

The Cornwall Council and Newquay Town Council web sites contain a lot of useful information. However, it’s not always obvious which main heading some items fall under so the links below may be helpful. Where relevant the links connect to forms or buttons for reporting problems online and also include direct contact phone numbers.

Also included below are links to the main emergency and support services serving Newquay.

Cornwall Council

Home Page – Cornwall Council

My Area – Cornwall Council

  • Type in postcode and select your address.
  • Includes contact details for your local councillor (Louis Gardner for Newquay Central & Pentire). or 0300 123 4202

  • Includes problems on Pentire Headland or adjoining cliffs, e.g. illegal camping, fly tipping


Community and Environmental Protection – Cornwall Council


  • Noise/nuisance complaints
  • Bonfires
  • Sewers and drains
  • Environmental crime (fly-tipping, littering, dog fouling, abandoned vehicles, graffiti)


Report a problem with a road or pavement – Cornwall Council


  • overgrown hedges, verges and trees
  • flooding and blocked drains
  • illegal parking (e.g. camper vans or any illegal overnight parking)
  • road markings, signs and bollards
  • bridges and retaining walls
  • public footpaths, bridleways etc.


Planning and Building Control – Cornwall Council

  • Includes online planning register and reporting planning control breaches


Litter and litter bins – Cornwall Council

  • All bins on Pentire are managed by Cornwall Council.


Trees – Cornwall Council

  • Includes TPOs, dead and dangerous trees.


Tree and woodland management – Cornwall Council

  • Includes reporting problems with trees, hedges, verges and weeds.



Newquay Town Council

Home – Newquay Town Council (

Newquay Council or Cornwall Council? – Newquay Town Council

  • Useful list of which services fall under which council.


General Enquiries:

Mr Andrew Curtis – Town Clerk
Address: Municipal Offices, Marcus Hill, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1AF
Telephone number: 01637 878388

Democratic Services – Newquay Town Council (

  • Includes contact details for Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Town Councillors


Facilities Services – Newquay Town Council (

  • All public toilets in Newquay are managed by Newquay Town Council.



Emergency and Support Services

Newquay Community Fire Station – Cornwall Council

  • Best contact for fires or dangerous BBQs in dunes.


Newquay Police Station (


British Divers Marine Life Rescue (

  • Includes hotline for reporting stranded or injured seals, dolphins etc.


RSPCA Cornwall Branch


Cornwall Council – Harbour Office – Cornwall Marine Network – Marine Business Support

Newquay Harbour Master (Michael Ridgway) – 01637 872809

  • Best contact for reporting speeding watercraft on The Gannel.


Safer Newquay | Safer Cornwall

  • Direct link to Newquay Safe.


Friends Of Fistral Dunes

For more information about the area including coastal walks, hotels and bars please see:

Reporting potholes and other aspects relating to highways to Cornwall Council
Report a pothole
Phone 0300 1234 222

Newquay Town Council
Phone 01637 878388

Newquay Surf Life Saving Club

Marine Conservation Society good beach guide

Neighbourhood Planning information from Cornwall Rural Community Charity (CRCC)

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