Consultation on parish reorganisation and closed church proposals

Below are links to all the cases that are currently open for representations (formal comments) to the Church Commissioners. You can send comments to the Commissioners either for or against what is being proposed. Comments need to be received by the date shown for that particular case. You can search for a particular case in the box below by place name or diocese.

All correspondence received by the Commissioners will be treated as public correspondence.

If no objections are received during the consultation period, the proposal will proceed in due course. 

If any objections are received, the case will be considered by our Mission, Pastoral and Church Property Committee. A list of those cases is available on our Representations Cases page.

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    Proposals affecting the closed church of Bournemouth St Mary

    Proposals on the future of the closed church of Bournemouth St Mary in the Diocese of Winchester

    The consultation closes on Monday 31st December 2018.

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    Proposals on the future of the Closed Church of St Matthew, Barrow in Furness

    Proposals regarding the future of the closed church building of St. Matthew, Barrow in Furness in the Diocese of Carlisle.

    This consultation expires on Friday 7th December 2018.

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    Proposals affecting Millbrook Mortuary Chapel

    Proposals affecting Millbrook Mortuary Chapel,  in the parish of Millbrook in the Diocese of Truro.

    This consultation expires on 31st December 2018. 

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    Proposals affecting the Benefice of Bury with Houghton and Coldwaltham and Hardham

    Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation affecting the Benefice of Bury with Houghton and Coldwaltham and Hardham in the Diocese of Chichester.

    This consultation expires on Wednesday 19 December 2018.

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    Proposals affecting the benefice of The Rivers Team Ministry

    Proposals for pastoral reorganisation affecting the benefice of The Rivers Benefice in the diocese of Sheffield.

     

    This consultation expires on Monday 7th January 2019

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    Proposals affecting the benefice of Hucknall Torkard

    Details regarding proposals affecting the benefice of Hucknall Torkard, in the Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham

    This consultation expires on Tuesday 2nd April 2019. 

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    Proposals affecting the closed church of Islington, Cloudesley Square, Holy Trinity

    Proposals on the future of the closed church building of Islington, Cloudsley Square, Holy Trinity in the Diocese of London

     

    This consultation closes on Sunday 14th April 2019

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    Proposals affecting the benefices of Barton; Carisbrooke; St Nicholas in the Castle, Carisbrooke; Gatcombe; Newport; and Newport St John

    Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation of the benefices of Barton; Carisbrooke; St Nicholas in the Castle, Carisbrooke; Gatcombe; Newport; and Newport St John in the Diocese of Portsmouth.

    This consultation has now closed

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    Proposals affecting the benefices of St Francis, Leigh Park; Warren Park St Clare; and West Leigh, St Alban

    Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation of the benefices of St Francis, Leigh Park; Warren Park St Clare; and West Leigh, St Alban in the Diocese of Portsmouth.

    This consultation has now closed.

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    Proposals affecting the benefices of St John, Forton; Christ Church, Gosport; and Holy Trinity, Gosport

    Details regarding proposed pastoral reorganisation of the benefices of St John, Forton; Christ Church, Gosport; and Holy Trinity, Gosport in the Diocese of Portsmouth.

    This consultation has now closed