Synod 2017

Documents and important information regarding the Diocesan Synod can be found here as they become available. If you cannot find what you are looking for, please email

The annual Diocesan Synod will begin with a Eucharist Service on Thursday evening, 7 September, 7:00pm at the Transitional Cathedral, all are warmly invited.

Synod sessions will be held over the two following days from 8-9 September 2016, at St Christopher’s Church. This year is the third session of the 53rd Synod of the Diocese of Christchurch.


Financial Papers

Synod 2017 Financial Reports


Anglican Diocese - Annual Performance Report


Diocese of Christchurch Annual Budget (Amended post pre-Synod meetings)


Church Property Trustees Annual Performance Report


Funds Held and Administered by Church Property Trustees


Estates and Trusts Held and Administered by Church Property Trustees


The Anglican Centre Special Purpose Financial Statements


Christchurch Cathedral Chapter Annual Performance Report


Bills and Memos for Synod 2017

2nd Memo to Synod Members - 2017


ORDER PAPER for Christchurch Diocesan Synod 7-9 September 2017 ver-7


Synod 2017 elections


Bills For Synod 2017


Synod Motions 2017


St Margaret's Synod Report 2017


Further papers for Synod 2017

724 Collect Endings Amendment Statute 2016


728 Liturgies of the Word Amendment Statute 2016


729 ANZPB HKMOA Biblical Readings in Te Reo Maori Amendment Statute 2016


Background paper Motion GOB


CCC Resource Consent Advice


Diocese 2018 Budget Synod


JWJ 380763 99 1828 1 Synod Cathedral Motions


JWJ 380763-99-1829-2 Notice of late motion


Letter from Canon Almoners


Memo to Synod regarding Council advice


Option D


TC Parking Areas


State of the Diocese Report


Memo to synod - re option D


Reinstatement Revised Option D Final


Interim Report of The Primate’s Working Group on Motion 29

Primates Letter to the Church


The Interim Report of the Motion 29 Working Group