Public services on the Isles of Scilly



Enquiries and General aviation aircraft 01720 424335

Buzza Bus

Age UK Cornwall & Isles of Scilly offer a service on St Mary's for people with mobility problems and anyone over 60 who is a permanent resident on the islands.  


Passengers wishing to use the electric minibus service, which has full wheelchair access, must first call and register on 01872 266886.


Once registered, customers can make quick advance bookings on 01872 266886 and for last minute travel the driver can be contacted on 07810 747369.

Citizens Advice

Weather permitting, a Citizens Advice advisor is in attendance at the Wellbeing Centre at Carn Gwaval on the 2nd Thursday of every month.


Appointments can be made by ringing 01720 424880 or emailing 


If people wish to contact CAB at other times they can do so via

Council of the Isles of Scilly

One Stop Shop Opening Times


Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm


01720 424000

Council Services

Adult Social Care 01720 424030

Children's Social Care 01720 424354

Inshore Fisheries & Conservation Authority 01720 424808

Library 01720 424322

Lifelong Learning 01720 422880
Normandy Swimming Pool 01720 423645

Queen Elizabeth ll Sports Hall 01720 424373

Register Office 01720 424321


01872 354375


For 24 hour advice on dental pain contact NHS 111


Office: 01720 422768


Mobile: 07789273626 (& out of hours)


Contact “St. Mary’s Harbour” on VHF Ch 14


For further information see our website at 

or follow us on Twitter @StMarysHbr

Health Centre

Reception: Monday to Friday  08:30am-1pm and 2-6:30pm, Saturday  9:30-11:30am


Pharmacy: Monday to Friday 9am-1pm and 2-5:30pm, Saturday 9:30am-12:00pm



Routine appointments for doctors surgeries and practice nurse clinics are offered Monday to Friday. Emergency appointments Monday 4pm-5pm, Tuesday to Friday 2pm-3pm and Saturdays 10am-11am. Tresco (Tues) and St. Martins (Wed) off-island surgeries are held weekly 2pm-4pm. Bryher and St. Agnes off-island surgeries are held on alternate Thursdays 2pm-4pm.  For further details or to book an appointment. 01720 422628.


Healthwatch is the independent consumer champion created to gather and represent the views of the public. Healthwatch plays a role at both national and local level and will make sure that the views of the public and people who use health and social care services are taken into account.


Unit 1, Gleaner House, Porthcressa, St Marys, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0HW

01720 423037



St Mary's Hospital: 01720 422392


To book travel to RCHT or Cornwall Foundation Trust appointments:
RCHT Patient Transport Tel: 01872 25 22 11 

Everywhere else: St Marys Hospital 01720 422392

Escort requests are now handled by the relevant travel booking team, not GPs.


Monday 9:30am - 12:00pm,  4:30pm - 7:30pm

Tuesday - Friday 9:30am - 12:00pm, 2:00pm - 4:30pm

Saturday 9:30am - 12:00pm


01720 424322




Police Station - 01720 422444 (non-crime calls only)


To report a crime

Non urgent calls - 101

Emergency - 999

Post Office - St Mary's

Mon 8:45am - 4:00pm
Tue 8:45am - 4:00pm
Wed 8:45am - 3:30pm
Thu 8:45am - 4:00pm
Fri 8:45am - 4:00pm

Sat 8.15am - 12:00pm


01720 422454

Post Office - Bryher

Monday - Friday 9am - 11:00am

Bryher shop is open longer. These are the official Post Office opening times.

01720 423601

Post Office - Tresco

Monday to Friday 9:30am-3:00pm

except Wednesday 9:30:-12:30pm


01720 424113

Post Office - St Martin's

Monday - Saturday  9:00am - 5:00pm
except Wednesday 9:00am -1:30pm


01720 422801

Post Office - St Agnes

Monday - Saturday 9am-12:30pm and 2-5:30pm


01720 422364


Five Islands School, Carn Gwaval, Church Road, St Mary's, TR21 0NA


01720 424850


St Agnes Base 01720 422314

St Martin's Base 01720 422314

Tresco & Bryher Base 01720 422846

Mundesley Boarding House 01720 423277

Tourist Information Centre

Porthcressa, St Mary's, TR21 0JL


Open Monday to Saturday 9am-5:30pm, Sunday 9am-2:00pm.


01720 424031


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