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 20-68-92 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 2018/19 are as follows: 

 ACTIVITIES 2018/19

Cricket

Season charge per team (adults)

£450.00

Season charge per team (concessions)

£100.00

Season charge per team (juniors 13-18)

£50.00

Season charge per team (12 and unders)

£0.00

Casual adult

£72.15

Casual junior

£36.10

Adults Mid-week artificial wicket - per match

£54.05

Juniors Mid-week artificial wicket - per match

£27.00

Football

Season charge per 1st Adult team

£500.00

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 unders)

£0.00

Casual Adult - per match

£72.15

Casual Junior  - per match

£36.10

Artificial pitch adult with lights - per hour

£54.05

1/2 Field - per hour

£27.00

Artificial pitch adult without lights - per hour

£36.05

1/2 Field - per hour

£18.00

Artificial pitch junior with lights - per hour

£27.00

1/2 Field - per hour

£13.55

Artificial pitch junior without lights - per hour

£8.75

1/2 Field - per hour

£4.40

Extra Marking of Field - per hour

£43.05

Rugby

Season charge per 1st Adult team

£500.00

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 unders)

£0.00

Casual adult - per match

£72.15

Casual junior - per match

£36.10

Athletics

Ynys athletic track - per hour

£39.35

Ynys athletic track - full day

£313.45

Seasonal Fee for Athletics

£150.00

Lido (Pontypridd)

Adult Swim (entry fee)

£2.00

Activities

£2.55

Catering vans

per visit

£125.45

Special events

per event

£93.95

Tennis

Seasonal Fee per Tennis Club

£150.00

Season ticket adult

£65.80

Season ticket junior

£32.90

Casual game adult per court/ hour

£3.90

Casual game junior per court/ hour

£1.95

Casual game mixed per court/ hour

£3.45

Golf

Adult per round

£4.65

Junior per round

£2.30

Crazy Golf

Adult per round

N/A

Junior per round

N/A

Bowls

Season ticket per adult team

£450.00

Season ticket per OAP team

£100.00

Season charge per team (juniors 13-18)

£50.00

Season charge per team (12 and unders)

£0.00

Match rink fees per rink

£3.80

Casual adult game per hour

£3.45

Casual junior/OAP game per hour

£2.25

Hire of Pavilions

Play groups per daily session

£15.65

Hire for parties per hour

£23.50

Multi Sports Areas

Adult with lights

£27.00

Adult without lights

£18.00

Junior with lights

£13.60

Junior without lights

£4.40

Funfairs

Operating days

£313.45

Non operating days

£156.65

Miscellaneous

Hourly rate for attendant at training

£13.05

Non Cancellation Charge

£39.05

Floodlights

£12.55

* 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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