Synod Representatives

Synod Representatives

Thank you to all those who are serving God, their local church community and the broader Diocese through the Office of Synod Representative.

Election and duties

Every three years, two lay people from each parish are elected as Synod Representatives. Synod Representatives, together with the clergy, represent their parish at Synod and have a responsibility to deliberate upon and to promote the mission and welfare of the Diocese as a whole.

Synod Representatives are elected in accordance with Section 34 of the Parishes Regulation Canon

Synod meetings

Synod 2023

23-25 June



Parish operational information and resources, including policies, canons, handbooks, procedures and forms are located on the ARC (ACSQ intranet). Synod Representatives can access the ARC through the ‘Parish Council Team’ managed by their parish office. See more about accessing the ARC.