Public toilets in the Vale

The council provides public toilets at a number of locations in the Vale, listed below with opening times.

Permanent public toilets

Town Toilet location   Postcode Opening Hours Charge for W.C. (urinals free) Disabled Facilities (RADAR key required) Baby Changing Facilities
Abingdon Abbey Meadow Abbey Close OX14 3JD 8:00am - 6:00pm* Free Yes Yes
Abingdon Charter car park The Charter complex OX14 3LZ 8.30am - 6:00pm Free Yes No
Abingdon Hales Meadow end of Bridge Street OX14 3HX 24 hours a day 20p Yes Yes
Faringdon Southampton Street car park SN7 7AZ 8:30am - 6:00pm Free Yes Yes
Grove Millbrook Square School Lane OX12 7JZ 24 hours a day 20p Yes Yes
Wantage Manor Road Manor Road recreational ground, Wantage Park OX12 8DW 8:30am - 6:00 pm Free Yes No
Wantage Portway car park Portway OX12 9BU 8:00am - 6:30 pm Free Yes No

Please note, all toilets are unattended.

*The toilets at Abbey Meadows, Abingdon are only open all week during the summer, usually from the start of the Easter holidays to the end of September.  Otherwise they are closed Monday to Friday and only open at weekends. Currently they are completely closed for refurbishment. Work is due for completion by the New Year.  Alternative facilities are available. 

All the permanent public toilets have disabled access.

All these toilets can be accessed using radar keys.  Keys are available from the council's reception in Abbey House, Abingdon and at 135 Eastern Avenue, Milton Park.

Cleanliness and how to make a complaint

These permanent toilet blocks are all cleaned regularly by contractors Healthmatic Ltd This link will take you to an external website... . To report a problem with the cleanliness of the toilets listed above, contact Healthmatic via:

  • 01249 822063 (office hours Monday-Friday 9am-5pm) or 01249 823143 (out of hours)
  • janine.richards@healthmatic.com
  • Redman Road, Porte Marsh Industrial Estate, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 9PR

If finding a toilet in a hurry is a priority for you, then the bladder and bowel foundation may be able to help.

Follow this link to the bladder and bowel website about a 'just can't wait' toilet card which may help you gain access to a toilet quickly.

Last reviewed: 19 - 10 - 2018

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