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Parsonages & Property Maintenance Committee (PPMC)


This committee is accountable to the Diocesan Board of Finance (the "Board"), which is the Parsonages Board under the Repair of Benefice Buildings Measure 1972. The Chairman to report to the Board at least once a year on its activities and expected financial out-turn.

Terms of Reference

To be responsible for all matters of maintenance of houses for clergy and lay workers, owned by the Board as corporate, parsonage or glebe property.

To work within the budget set down by the Board.

To monitor and progress the parsonage replacement programme.

To be responsible for the sales and purchases of new parsonages paid for through the Diocesan Parsonages Capital Fund, and, working in conjunction with the Executive Glebe Committee, the sale and purchase of Glebe and Board property for ministry appointments.

To ensure that any parsonage replacement scheme involving another party, such as the Board corporate, glebe or parish properties, is done in conjunction with the Sites Committee.

Frequency of Meeting

Normally 6 times a year


Ex-Officio Archdeacons


Appointed by DBF


Co-opted (1 of whom should be a clergy spouse)


Maximum membership