Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse

The Anglican Church in England and Wales is one of 15 investigations being looked at by IICSA, the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse. There have been three hearings and two reports, including a number of recommendations, for the Church of England. These are detailed below along with our responses. 

August 2023

January 2023

October 2022

July 2022

February 2022

September 2021

  • NST response to IICSA's report on its Child Protection in Religious Organisations and Settings investigation.

May 2021

  • IICSA publishes Church's response to recommendations

March 2021

October 2020 - publication of overarching report from the Anglican Church investigation

May 2019 - publication by IICSA of an interim report into the Chichester and Peter Ball case studies.

April 2018 - IICSA published a wider interim report into its work

March 2018 - Diocese of Chichester case study
July 2018 - Bishop Peter Ball case study
July 2019 - wider hearing into Church of England and Church in Wales

Documents and transcripts from the hearings