National Christian Outreach Centre – Conference Venue & Mustard Seed Coffee Shop2020-08-28T18:06:59+01:00

Welcome To The NCO Centre

Opened on the 1st of February 2008, the National Christian Outreach Centre houses the popular Mustard Seed Coffee Shop & Bookshop, Footprints Nursery and is also a state-of-the-art Conference Venue.  The NCO Centre also serves as the headquarters for People with a Mission Ministries (PWAMM).

About The NCO Centre

Opened on the 1st of February 2008, the National Christian Outreach Centre houses the popular Mustard Seed Coffee Shop & Bookshop, Footprints Nursery and is also a state-of-the-art Conference Venue.  The centre also serves as the headquarters for People with a Mission Ministries (PWAMM). With its dedicated car parking facilities and close links to major transport routes, the NCO Centre is a great central location for visitors from around Scotland.

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The NCO Centre Annexe is a short 1-minute walk from the NCO Centre and, though originally the headquarters for a whisky distiller, now offers multiple Conference Rooms for hire with free WiFi throughout, as well as offices for let.

Perth Christian Fellowship meet in the NCO Centre every Sunday.  For more information visit  The centre is also host to many Christian Outreaches, organised by PWAMM, including a Senior Citizens’ Ministry, Pastors & Leaders Luncheon, ACTS Discipleship Course, Outreach Dinner Meetings and much more.

For more information about People With A Mission Ministries and its operations please visit

The Mustard Seed

Mustard Seed Coffee Shop
Whether you’re after a cappuccino, freshly prepared lunch or a takeaway lunch the Mustard Seed is the place to come.  With ample parking spaces, a comprehensive menu, comfortable surroundings (including an outdoor veranda during summer months) you are sure of a most enjoyable visit.

Salad Bar

The Mustard Seed Coffee Shop is open from 8.30am to 3pm on Monday, and 8.30am to 4pm Tuesday to Saturday.  For bookings and general enquiries please call 01738 639792.  If you would like to order a takeaway please call 01738 500525.  Currently, High Teas are not available. For details of special offers and more information please visit the Mustard Seed Coffee Shop Facebook page click here.

Mustard Seed Book & Gift Shop
The Mustard Seed Book & Gift Shop boasts a superb range of Christian books, Bibles and many gifts and souvenirs from around Perthshire. There is also a comprehensive selection of Christian DVDs, CDs  and greetings cards for every occasion – including some handmade. Come and browse the lovely and unique items for sale and also our selection of seasonal items.

The Mustard Seed Book & Gift Shop is open from 9am to 5pm from Monday to Saturday. Contact them directly on (01738) 500530.


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Conferences & Events

Events At The National Christian Outreach Centre
A unique, modern conference venue with superb facilities for holding events large or small, the National Christian Centre is situated in the historic city of Perth on the banks of Scotland’s longest river – the Tay.

Equipped to accommodate events both large and small, whether it’s a one-to-one interview or dinner for 200, we would welcome the opportunity to host your event and make it a time to remember.  Our flexibility, dedicated staff, delicious catering and technical equipment will provide the necessary services to ensure that your event runs smoothly and professionally.

Please scroll down for details on our rooms and suites or contact us to book now.

Conference Meal

Catering Services are available for your event and range from Tea, Coffee and luxury Biscuits to light finger buffets or full 3-course dinners.  On hand to prepare and serve your menu will be a fully qualified chef and dedicated staff.

We cater for all dietary requirements – please contact us for more information.

AV Services
Technical Services that are currently available include Multi-Media Projectors with laptop connectivity, a P.A. System with Hand-Held and Clip-on Tie Microphones, Flip-chart, Induction Loop System and Audio / Video recording onto CD / DVD.  Please note that the Loop System and Audio / Video Recording facilities are only available with the hire of the Beulah Conference Suite.

Contact us for prices and more details on all the services we provide.

Our Conference Rooms


Footprints Nursery
Footprints Nursery is a well facilitated Nursery located within the NCO Centre. Footprints’ aim is to provide a child centred environment for children aged 3 months to 5 years old. At Footprints, children are cared for in a safe, loving and stimulating way through a vast range of different activities to encourage proactive learning and social skills.

If you would like to know more about the Footprints Nursery please contact us on (01738) 639792 or visit their website:

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NCOC Advertising
The NCO Centre offers businesses and individuals the opportunity to advertise their services on our seven 42″ LCD screens, located throughout the building. Your advert, created in-house by our Media Team, would be shown twice every hour and, with potentially over 2000 visitors to the centre every week, would be sure to attract the attention of a substantial number of viewers.

There are three types of advertising options on offer: a Bronze service; a Silver service; or a Gold service.  If you would like more details on the three options, the cost, or if you have any other questions regarding the advertising service at the centre, please don’t hesitate to contact us on (01738) 639792.

Contact Us

To organise an event, make a reservation or for general enquiries, contact us today