Church Structure

General Vestry

The Church's General Vestry membership is made up of members of the congregation of the church and its membership is updated by invitation in the weeks before the Annual Easter General Vestry meeting. All members must be registered and their details retained on the central register. The Annual Easter General Vestry only meets to elect the Select Vestry and on other extra-ordinary occasions when there is some detailed business to be dealt with or imparted.

Select Vestry

The Select Vestry is made up of the Clergy, the Churchwardens, the Glebewardens and twelve elected members of the General Vestry. The Select Vestry meets on a monthly basis generally the second Thursday of each month between September and June and have a responsibility for the general management of all of church business with the exception of pastoral and spiritual care.

Property Committee

The Property Committee is made up of a number of members of the Select Vestry and a number of co-opted members from the congregation of the church who have an interest and expertise in the field. It meets as required but generally one week before the Select Vestry. The committee has a responsibility to research and advise the Select Vestry in respect of maintenance of all church property.

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee is made up of a number of members of the Select Vestry and a number of co-opted members from the congregation of the church, who have an interest and expertise in this field. The committee acts in a supportive and advisory role to the Select Vestry.