The parish of Par is situated in the county of Cornwall, in the south west of England. It is part of the Diocese of Truro, within the Church or England.
St Mary's church is situated on the A390 road from St. Austell to Liskeard, approximately 2 miles east of St. Austell. (o/s : SX058537). For Satnav purposes the postcode of the church is PL24 2EE.
The Church of the Good Shepherd (1896) is located on Par Green. on the A3082 road from St Austell to Fowey. It is in the one way system of Par Village, opposite the Post Office (o/s SX077537). For Satnav purposes the postcode of the church and church hall is PL24 2AF.