Listed Buildings

The United Reformed Church like most mainstream churches has been granted Ecclesiastical Exemption from the need to obtain consent from the planning authority and instead may apply to the Synod’s Listed Buildings Advisory Committee (LBAC)

If any changes to a Listed Church Building or a building in a Conservation Area are being considered then contact should be made with the Secretary to the LBAC.

Maintenance that replaces like with like should be discussed with the Secretary to the LBAC. It may however normally be carried out without formal LBAC approval.

View online version of how the Listed Places of Worship Grant Scheme will be administered in the future.

LBAC FORMS to Download  - the approval process

LBAC Secretary: Mr Peter West

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Vision Initiatives

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The aim of the Newsletter is to improve communication across the Synod, which will require your input and feedback to help in offering worthwhile information.

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The Purpose and Mission of the Synod; the Synod Meeting; our Area Partnerships; each of our Committees and the calendar of meeting dates.

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Find out who's who on the Synod Office Team.  If you are unsure who to get in touch with, use the Contact Us form and your query will be routed to the right person!

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