The Council offers a central booking service that is responsible for taking bookings for all outdoor recreation and sporting activities as well as special events and wedding photos in the parks/countryside areas.

How to book?

All bookings must be made at least two full working days in advance. Therefore all weekend bookings must be made by 12 noon on the Thursday.

Please note : It is the responsibility of the clubs to inform us of any amendments to and cancellations of agreed dates.

If you would like to book one of our facilities, please contact a Parks booking clerk on:

Telephone : 01443 562202
Fax : 01443 562203

How to pay?

All bookings made through the Parks Bookings Office, using the telephone numbers above are charged by invoice.

Pay online by Credit/Debit Card

Payments can also be made in the following ways:

  • At your local Bank/Post Office
  • By cheque - Cheques to be made payable to Rhondda Cynon Taf County Council and sent to Bronwydd House, Porth, RCT CF39 9DL
  • By BACS - quoting Sort Code 20-68-76 and Account No. 20639427
  • By Debit/Credit Card - Telephone 01443 680533

If you have a query regarding your invoice please call the Parks Booking Office on 01443 562202

Cancellations due to unsuitable conditions.

The Council will no longer be carrying out pitch inspections.  Responsibility will now be left to club officials and referees to determine whether a pitch is suitable for play.  However, the Council reserve the right to cancel fixtures in exceptional circumstances.

Operating procedures for all outdoor recreation facilities.

View the repsonsibilities for sports clubs in respect of managing the recreation facilities.

Hire fees/charges and facility locations.

The fees for using / booking the facilities for 2017/18 are as follows: 

Charges for outdoor facilities 2015/16
ActivityCharge - VAT inc.LOCATIONS
CRICKET  FEESPITCH LOCATIONS
Season charge per team (adults) £450.00 View pitches in Rhondda
View pitches in Cynon
View pitches in Taf
Season charge per team (Concessions) £100.00
Season charge per team (Juniors 13-18) £50.00
Season charge per team (12 and under) FREE
Casual use* - Adult £70.10
Casual use* - Junior £35.05
Adults Mid-week artificial wicket (per match) £52.50
Juniors Mid-week artificial wicket (per match) £26.25
FOOTBALLFEESPITCH LOCATIONS
Season charge per 1st Adult team £500.00 View pitches in Rhondda
View pitches in Cynon
View pitches in Taf
Season charge per 2nd Adult team £350.00
Season charge per 3rd Adult team onwards £200.00
Season charge per team (Juniors 13-18) £50.00
Season charge per team (12 and under) FREE
Casual Adult (per match) £70.10
Casual Junior (per match) £35.05
Artificial Pitch - Adult with lights (per hour) £52.50
1/2 Field (per hour) £26.25
Artificial Pitch - Adult without lights (per hour) £35.00
1/2 Field (per hour) £17.50
Artificial Pitch - Junior with lights (per hour) £26.25
1/2 Field (per hour) £13.15
Artificial Pitch - Junior without lights £8.50
1/2 Field (per hour) £4.25
Extra Marking of field £41.80
RUGBYFEESPITCH LOCATIONS
Season charge per 1st Adult team £500.00 View pitches in Rhondda
View pitches in Cynon
View pitches in Taf
Season charge per 2nd Adult team £350.00
Season charge per 3rd Adult team onwards £200.00
Season charge per team (Junior 13-18) £50.00
Season charge per team (12 and under) FREE
Casual Adult (per match) £70.10
Casual Junior (per match) £35.05
CATERING - Permission for a commercial vehicle or business to operate on council premisesFEESFURTHER INFORMATION
Catering vans (per visit) £121.85

All council fields, pitches or courts

ATHLETICSFEESTRACK LOCATIONS
Ynys Athletic track (per hour) £38.20

King George V Athletic Track, Tonypandy, CF40 2XX.

Ynys Athletic track (full day) £304.45
Seasonal Fee for Athletics £150.00
EVENTS - Permission to hold a special event on a council field/pitchFEESFURTHER INFORMATION
Special Events (per event) £91.25

All council fields, pitches or courts.

TENNISFEESCOURT LOCATIONS
Seasonal Fee per Tennis Club £150.00 View courts in Rhondda
View courts in Cynon
View courts in Taf
Season Ticket Adult £63.90
Season Ticket Junior £31.95
Casual Game Adult (per court/hour) £3.80
Casual Game Junior (per court/hour) £1.90
Casual Game Mixed (per court/hour) £3.35
GOLFFEESCOURSE LOCATIONS
Adult Per Round £4.50  
Junior Per Round £2.25
CRAZY GOLFFEESCOURSE LOCATIONS
Adult per round £3.00

Ynysangharad Park, Pontypridd,
CF37 4PF

Junior per round £1.50
BOWLSFEE'SBOWLS LOCATIONS
Season Ticket per Adult Team £450.00 View bowls locations in Rhondda
View bowls locations in Cynon
View bowls locations in Taf
Season Ticket per OAP Team £100.00
Season Charge per Team (Juniors 13-18) £50.00
Season Charge per Team (12 and unders) FREE
Match Rink Fees per Rink £3.70
Casual Adult Game (per hour) £3.35
Casual Junior/OAP Game (per hour) £2.20
HIRE OF PAVILIONSFEESPAVILION LOCATIONS
Play Groups - Daily session £15.20

For details on Pavilion locations please call: 01443 490232 or 490235

Hire for Parties (per hour) £22.85
MULTI USE SPORTS AREASFEESMULTI SPORT AREAS
Adult with lights £26.25 View MUGA locations in Rhondda
View MUGA locations in Cynon
View MUGA locations in Taf
Adult without lights £17.50
Junior with lights £13.20
Junior without lights £4.25
FUNFAIRSFEESLOCATIONS
Fee per operating days £304.45

Any council field/pitch

Fee per non operating days £152.15
MISCELLANEOUSFEESLOCATIONS
Hourly rate for attendant at training £12.70

All council fields, pitches or courts

Non Cancellation Charge £37.95
Floodlights £12.20

* Casual use - The occasional use of a courts - no seasonal booking (Casual use can be booked on site if park warden is present)

Terms and conditions

View the full terms and conditions of booking and using our parks facilities (pdf).

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