Faculties

Permission for installing telephone lines through churchyards
Responding to urgent requests from churches for Internet access - Chancellors Practice Direction
Open Permission for installing telephone lines through churchyards

Works specification
A summary of what should be included in a work specification
Open Works specification

Researching significance
Researching significance Sources of information about your church
Open Researching significance

Simple Statements of Significance and Need
Description of statements required for very straightforward schemes
Open Simple Statements of Significance and Need

Levels of authorisation
Brief summary of the different levels of authorisation available
Open Levels of authorisation

Public notices
Faculty applications publicised via the diocesan website
Open Public notices

Faculty system
A brief overview
Open Faculty system

Do you need a faculty?
Introduction to current faculty rules
Open Do you need a faculty?

Online Faculty System
How to register as a user and access the new system
Open Online Faculty System

Faculty Fees
The legal aspects of processing a faculty incur a legal charge.
Open Faculty Fees

Consultation
You must, by law, undertake all appropriate consultations
Open Consultation

Supporting Information
level of supporting detail required for all faculty applications
Open Supporting Information

Avoiding Delays
Advice to parishes and clergy on how they can help to ensure minimum delay in the processing of their faculty application
Open Avoiding Delays

Timescales
Advice on timescales for processing faculties
Open Timescales

Faculty Procedure
A seven-step guide through the faculty process
Open Faculty Procedure