In and around St Ives, Dogs are not allowed on the following beaches between the following dates and times for 2023.
15 May – 30 September 10am – 6pm
Carbis Bay, Porthmeor and Porthminster
1 July – 31 August 10am – 6pm
St Ives Harbour and Porthgwidden
Please beware: there are enforcement officers working in the town who can issue a fixed penalty notice of £100 for a breach of these restrictions.
St Ives Town Council asks that you please respect others, our beaches and town by:
- Clearing up after your dog
- Walking your dog at low tide and on the sand that will be cleaned by the sea
- Keeping your dog on its lead at all times
Dog Friendly Beaches are:
North side of Smeaton’s Pier (with Level Access)
If you notice incidences of dogs on beaches during the restrictions or dog fouling please report it to Cornwall Council:
For more information visit Cornwall Council website:
Cornwall Council Dog Control Orders
Phone: 0300 1234 212