Basic characteristics

Stará Turá lies in the valley between the White and the Little Carpathians below the Veľka Javorina Hill 12 km from the town Nové Mesto nad Váhom towards the town Myjava.Hamlet settlement - approximately 1,300 inhabitants live in suburban parts with a hamlet character. It is an interesting area for tourists and it is even more attractive due to its proximity to the border with Czech Republic.


The municipality code


District name

    Nové Mesto nad Váhom

Name of the county


Statute of the municipality


Post code

916 01

Phone code number


The first written mention of the municipality - year


The altitude of the centre of the village - the town in metres


Total area of the municipality [m2]

50 941 752

Population density per km2





 Number of inhabitants up to 1.1.2018 in total   

    8 867  


   4 571  


    4 296  

Establishment of the town Stará Turá

The municipality Stará Turá was declared a town by resolution no. 3 of the Western Slovak National Committee in Bratislava pursuant to paragraph 3 § 13 of Act no. 65/1965 Coll. on National Committees as later amended, which came into being on 5 September 1964.

The town of Stará Turá is in compliance with Section 18 of the Civil Code a legal entity with legal capacity who manages its own property and its property rights. Legal capacity was aquired by the adoption of Constitutional Act no. 460/1992 Coll. Constitution of the Slovak Republic and Act no. 369/1990 Coll. on the general establishment, as later amended. The obligations can be imposed to the town and can be interfered with its duties only by law (Act No. 369/1990 Coll., on the general establishment). The Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic assigned to Stará Turá the identification number of the organization 00312002.


Objectives of the town

The objectives of the town are to provide public administration on its territory, or the transferred state administration, under the conditions stipulated by the laws, in particular the Constitution of the Slovak Republic and the law of the Slovak National Council No. 369/1990 Coll. on the general establishment as later amended. Under article 10 of Act No. 369/1990 Coll. about the general establishment the town authorities are:

  • town council

  • mayor of the town


Office hours:


7:00 - 12:00

12:30 - 15:00


7:00 - 12:00

12:30 - 15:00


7:00 - 12:00 

12:30 - 16:00 


7:00 - 12:00

12:30 - 15:00


7:00 - 12:00

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch break
: from 12.00 to 12.30 pm

Address/ residence:

Municipal Administration Office Stará Turá

SNP Street 1/2
916 01 Stará Turá
Slovak Republic

Company ID: 00312002
Tax ID: 2020381990
bank connection:
     VÚB Trenčín, account number: 20622-202 / 0200
     IBAN: SK6702000000000020622202


phone: 00421 32 746 1611
fax: 00421 32 776 4276

electronic mailbox number: E0005587930

Mayor of the town: PharmDr. Leopold Barszcz, e-mail: