This section of the site contains documents useful to those responsible for Church buildings and maintenance.
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|Towards viable and sustainable churches||Andrew Mottram takes a detailed look at what it means to be a financially viable and sustainable church.||Sep 2013|
|How to get funding for your church building or community project||Andrew Mottram has done the research so you don’t have to…||Sep 2013|
|New Faculty Law 2016||This new law relaxes the rules on what requires a Faculty. In particular, Section 1 starting on page 55 details those works which can be carried out without a Faculty. Items on list A can be done without consultation; items on list B require written permission of the Archdeacon. See also the Church Care website on this.
These rules replace the previous Minor Matters list published by the Diocese in 2012.
|Metal Detectorists||Message from the Diocese.||Mar 2007|
|Safety and Health Awareness||Notes from a Safety and Health awareness day.||Feb 2005|
|Managing the safety of burial ground memorials||Information from the Diocese.||May 2009|
|An Occasional Events Checklist||A circular from the Churches Legislation Advisory Service.||Jan 2012|
|Maintenance Advice||on damp.||Jun 2011|
|Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005||Information from the Ecclesiastical Insurance Group||2006|