Serving the people of Penzance, Newlyn, Gulval, Heamoor, Mousehole and Paul.

Welcome to the website of Penzance Town Council.  On this site you will find information about the work of the town council and Penzance generally.  

Penzance is the most westerly large town in England and is the gateway to the beautiful Penwith Peninsula.  Sited within the shelter of Mountís Bay, Penzance is an historic port and a centre of tourism, as well as a busy town.  

Penzance also includes within its civic boundaries the working port of Newlyn and the picturesque villages of Mousehole, Gulval and Paul, as well as the residential village of Heamoor.

Penzance is twinned with Cuxhaven in Germany, Concarneau in France, Nevada City, California and Bendigo in Australia.


Penlee Car Park FREE all day Saturday 16 December


Recent News

Meeting Room for Hire

The Town Council meeting room at Penlee Centre is available for use by Community Groups Read More >

Christmas in Penzance

There's so much happening in Penzance this Christmas. Here are some dates for your diary... Read More >

Penzance Carers' Forum

Meeting 28th November 2pm
Memorial Hall, Carbis Bay Read More >


Montol 2017

Announcing the schedule for Montol, 21st December 2017 Read More >

Redruth Wassail 2017

25 November is the 3rd annual revival of the Redruth Wassail. Read More >

The Christmas Makers Market

The Exchange Gallery, Penzance
25 November, 10 - 5 Read More >