Buildings

Responsibilities of Property Convener
Guidance setting out the general expectations of the responsibilities of the Property Convener.

Quinquennial Surveys
Guidance regarding the preparation of quinquennial property surveys.

Energy Performance Certificates for Existing Buildings
Guidance regarding the requirements for energy performance certificates for existing buildings.

Canon 35 – minor works
Details of the minor works excluded from the ambit of Canon 35.

Canon 35 – appeals
Details of the procedures to be followed in the event of an appeal under Canon 35.

Equality Act 2010
Guidance on issues of access to church buildings.

Access Audit Checklist
A check list for carrying out a disability discrimination access audit.

Telecommunications Masts
Guidance for congregations considering the erection of a telecommunications mast on church property.

Sources of Funding for Repairs and Improvements to Church Buildings
A list of potential sources of funding.

Provincial building grants and loans
Details of Provincial building grants and loans.

Minimum Standards For Clergy Housing
Recommended guidelines adopted by the Provincial Administration Board for minimum standards for clergy housing.

Useful links
Useful guidance on the maintenance of church buildings can also be found at: