Governance

Map of diocese showing deaneries
 
The government of the Diocese of Manchester, like all other dioceses in the Church of England, is overseen at diocesan, deanery and parish level. 
Synods, Committees and Parochial Church Councils are all responsible for decisions made at various levels in the diocese. 

These pages provide information about the constitution and regulation of these bodies, how they are elected and when they meet.

Elections to Boards, Councils and Committees for Triennium 2022-2024

Following the deadline for submission of voting papers for the Diocesan Boards, Councils and Committees requiring elections, the following nominees have been elected (click the link for full details of the election results):

Bishop's Council

Full membership of all boards, councils and committees will be available on the diocesan directory from January 1st 2022.

Further details can be found in the Boards, Councils and Committees – Functions & Constitution document.




The Church of England Diocese of Manchester,
Church House, 
90 Deansgate, 
Manchester M3 2GH

Manchester DBF Company number 149999, Charity number 249424
Telephone: 0161 828 1400