Main characteristics

Stará Turá is situated in the valley between the mountains Biele and Malé Karpaty below the Veľká Javorina Hill 12 km from the town Nové Mesto nad Váhom in the direction of the town Myjava. Urban area  - about 1,300 inhabitants live in suburban parts with characteristics of small hamlets. This interesting for tourists area  is even more attractive due to its closeness to the border with the Czech Republic.


The municipality code


District name

Nové Mesto nad Váhom  

Name of the county


Municipal charter


Post code

916 01

Phone code number


First written reference to the village -  town- year


The altitude in the centre of  village - town in metres     


Total area of the town [m2]

50 941 752

Population density per km2



 Total number of inhabitants on 01.1.2024          

 8 440    


 4 360  


 4 080  

Establishment of the town Stará Turá

The municipality Stará Turá was declared a town by resolution № 3 of the Western Slovakia National Committee in Bratislava in accordance with section 3 § 13 of Act №. 65/1965 Coll. on National Committees as later amended, which came into being on 5 September 1964.

The town Stará Turá is in accordance with Article 18 of the Civil Code a legal entity with legal capacity that manages its own property and its property rights. Legal capacity was aquired by the adoption of Constitutional Act № 460/1992 Coll. Constitution of the Slovak Republic and Act № 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 law, 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  town

Office hours:


7:30 - 12:00   

 13:00 - 15:00   


7:30 - 12:00

 13:00 - 15:00


7:30 - 12:00   

 13:00 - 17:00 


no office hours


7:30 - 12:00

 13:00 - 14:00

Lunch break
 : from 12.00 to 13.00 pm

Address / residence:

Municipal Administration Office Stará Turá

Gen. M. R. Štefánika Street 375/63
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

electronic mailbox number: E0005587930

Mayor of  town: PharmDr. Leopold Barszcz,

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