Note on 18th October 2016: Fees Table 2017
Statutory fees, effective 1st January 2017, have been
set according to a formula based on the year on year increase in
RPI in the twelve months to September 2016. The figure has
been confirmed as 2%.
The 2017 Fees Table can be downloaded from the link in the
Resources section on the right of this page.
Further formats will be added in due course.
Below is a note of Frequently Asked Questions. The
current Guide to Church of England Parochial Fees for
fees (published January 2015) is under
Resources on the right of the page.
The Guide and the FAQs are intended to help with information
about parochial fees.
The 'definitions' section (in both the Guide and the FAQs) is
intended to explain the meaning of the special terms used
with regard to parochial fees, including those defined in
legislation. Parochial fees are regulated by Ecclesiastical law and
the Guide is amended when new legislation is passed.
The FAQs (which are updated from time to time) gives answers to
the more commonly asked questions.
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