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Care of Churchyards (DOCM-23.05KB)
Church Commissioners

We prepared the following guide in 1993 in response to the difficulties many parishes were experiencing in making adequate provision for the churchyards in their care.


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Code of Recommended Practice to the Repair of Benefice Buildings Measure (DOC-459.5KB)
Church Commissioners

The RBBM Code gives detailed guidance on parsonage issues including the rights and responsibilities of incumbents (as freehold owners of parsonages but with the rights in effect of tenants) and the equivalent roles of Diocesan Parsonages Boards (with the legal and financial responsibility for maintaining parsonages). It gives guidance on the consultation process, and our role in considering representations. It includes forms for use by diocesan authorities.


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NPM 1943 - Acquisitions of Churches, Church Sites, Churchyards and Burial Grounds (DOCM-23.87KB)
Church Commissioners

Those parts of the New Parishes Measure dealing with the creation of new ecclesiastical districts have been repealed and superseded by provisions in the Pastoral Measure 1983 but the Measure is still commonly used in the acquisition of church property and the disposal of unconsecrated church property when it is no longer needed for its original purpose. Consecrated land has normally to be dealt with under section 30 of the Pastoral Measure.


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NPM 1943 - Application for the Commissioners' consent to the acquisition of land or property for parsonage purposes (DOC-48.5KB)
Church Commissioners

Those parts of the New Parishes Measure dealing with the creation of new ecclesiastical districts have been repealed and superseded by provisions in the Pastoral Measure 1983 but the Measure is still commonly used in the acquisition of church property and the disposal of unconsecrated church property when it is no longer needed for its original purpose. Consecrated land has normally to be dealt with under section 30 of the Pastoral Measure.


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NPM 1943 - Application for the Commissioners' consent to the disposal of parsonage or grant of glebe land (DOC-54.5KB)
Church Commissioners

Those parts of the New Parishes Measure dealing with the creation of new ecclesiastical districts have been repealed and superseded by provisions in the Pastoral Measure 1983 but the Measure is still commonly used in the acquisition of church property and the disposal of unconsecrated church property when it is no longer needed for its original purpose. Consecrated land has normally to be dealt with under section 30 of the Pastoral Measure.


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NPM 1943 - Disposal of sites acquired by the Commissioners for Church, Churchyard or Burial Ground purposes, but no longer required (DOCM-24.72KB)
Church Commissioners

Those parts of the New Parishes Measure dealing with the creation of new ecclesiastical districts have been repealed and superseded by provisions in the Pastoral Measure 1983 but the Measure is still commonly used in the acquisition of church property and the disposal of unconsecrated church property when it is no longer needed for its original purpose. Consecrated land has normally to be dealt with under section 30 of the Pastoral Measure.


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Release of Restrictive Covenants (DOC-34.5KB)
Church Commissioners

A flowchart outlining the procedures involved for releasing a restrictive covenant benefiting Church owned land, be it parsonage, glebe or churchyard. Includes details of our role.


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Representations against Parsonage and Glebe Matters (DOC-41KB)
Church Commissioners

A flowchart outlining our procedures upon receipt of representations against parsonage transactions (including the disposition of sale proceeds) and the sale of diocesan glebe


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Pastoral Desktop Manual (DOCX-2.16MB)
Church Commissioners

This manual has been designed as a tool for diocesan officers as part of the Commissioners’ remit to offer advice to dioceses on Pastoral Measure matters and to ensure as far as possible consistency in practice between dioceses. The staff of the Commissioners’ Pastoral Division are always available to provide additional advice and to discuss particular problems.


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Annex 6 - Burial rights (DOC-29.5KB)
Church Commissioners

Annex 6 of the Pastoral Measure 1983 Code of Practice. This note outlines burial rights and explains how the Pastoral Measure affects these.


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