Clergy payroll

We pay Stipendiary clergy in parochial appointments. We don't employ the clergy, but we are responsible for PAYE tax and National Insurance.

January Stipend Payments

As a result of an error, payments to clergy due on Wednesday 31 January were paid on Thursday 1 February

We sincerely apologise for the stress and inconvenience this has caused. We will, of course, reimburse any clergy who incur bank charges as a result of the delayed payment.  

Please contact us if you have been adversely affected by this delay. Our offices are open Monday to Friday, from 9am to 5pm.  

  • Phone: 020 7898 1618 
    • This is the best option for urgent queries 
  • Email: [email protected] 
    • This is the best option for less urgent queries 


HLC Annual returns for 2023 are now closed, we will contact eligible clergy when this is availible for 2024.

The P60s  and P11ds for the year ending 5 April 2023 are available on the new People System, please go to People System FAQs to learn how to log in, view and download.

The 2023 fees table is available here.

If you need to get in touch or have any pay related queries, please email us on [email protected].