Diocese of Manchester

If you would like to become involved in the decision-making processes within the diocese you can look for upcoming events and elections on this page. You can also find out where there are currently vacancies on Diocesan Synod.


Deanery Synod

Elections for membership of Deanery Synods took place in 2017 and new members took up their posts on 1 June 2017.

Diocesan Synod

A full election to Diocesan Synod is taking place. We are seeking nominations for clergy and lay reps from each deanery, which must be received at Church House by noon on Tuesday 12 June 2018. Can you help us represent your views on Synod?

General Synod

The next full election to General Synod will be held in the Summer of 2020.


There is a meeting of Diocesan Synod on Saturday 16 June 2018. You can ask your deanery‚Äôs Diocesan Synod members for an overview of the meeting. The report of proceedings will be available in the Document library shortly after the meeting.

See the Calendar for dates of other diocesan meetings.

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