Elections and Appointments
Below you will find a record of recent appointments made by the Appointments committee. For information regarding appointments before November 2015, please make a general enquiry using the form at the foot of this page.
3 July 2018
6 April 2018
8 January 2018
27 November 2017
On the 27 November 2017 there was:
- An election by the House of Clergy for two vacancies on the Church of England Pensions Board. The Revd Nigel Bourne (non-Synod member) and The Revd Paul Benfield (Blackburn) were elected unopposed.
- An election by the House of Laity for one vacancy on the Church of England Pensions Board. Mr William Seddon (St Albans) was elected unopposed.
- NB - there was also an uncontested election by the for an additional vacancy, filled by Richard Hubbard, by the employers participating in either the Church Workers Pension Fund or the Church Administrators Pension Fund.
16 November 2017
20 October 2017
21 September 2017
22 March 2017
31 March 2016
Summary of Results (31 March 2016) Advisory Council on the Relations of Bishops and Religious Communities Council for Christian Unity - Clergy Council for Christian Unity - Laity Committee for Ministry of and among Deaf and Disabled People Christian for Minority Ethnic Anglican Concerns Ministry Council Mission and Parliamentary Affairs Council - Clergy Mission and Parliamentary Affairs Council - Laity National Society Remuneration and Conditions of Service Committee
On the 31 March 2016 there was also an election to the House of Bishops Standing Committee. The Rt Revd Tim Thornton (then Bishop of Truro) was elected unopposed.
On the 1 February 2016 there was:
- An election of the House of Bishops to the Legislative Committee. The Rt Revd Alan Smith (Bishop of St Albans) was elected unopposed.
- An election of the House of Laity to the Archbishops' Council Audit Committee. Debbie Buggs (London) and Stephen Hogg (Leeds) were elected unopposed.
6 January 2016
On 6 January 2016 the following elections were held:
- Prolocutor of the Lower House of the Convocation of Canterbury
- Prolocutor of the Lower House of the Convocation of York
- Chair of the House of Laity
- Vice-Chair of the House of Laity
- Archbishops' Council
- Church Commissioners
- Appointments Committee
- Business Commitee
- Finance Committee
- Church Buildings Council
- Dioceses Commission
- Cathedrals Fabric Commission
- Pensions Board
- Church Commissioners (casual vacancy)
- Pensions Board (casual vacancy)