Parishes in Vacancy (or soon to be!)

What happens when the Vicar leaves, a guide for Churchwardens and PCC Members.

You will be reading this most likely because your Vicar (or Rector or Priest in Charge) has either just left or has announced their intention to leave.

Parish Finances during a vacancy

During a vacancy, most aspects of your parish’s finances will remain unchanged. However, there may be additional costs as retired or non-stipendiary clergy cover your services, and you may wonder why your Ministry Share request has not decreased.


Patterns of Service during clergy vacancies

Patterns of Service during clergy vacancies and guidance for churchwardens and PCCs.

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