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Synod Services & Communications Department

Main role and functions (Synod Services)

  • Management and delivery of central office services to the General Synod, General Synod Board of Education, RCB and other reporting committees and boards
  • Arrangements for meetings of General Synod, agenda preparation, resolutions, minutes and official records
  • Organisation of meetings of Standing Committee and provision of support to Synod committees, boards and commissions.
  • Provision of research
  • Liaison with inter Church and Anglican bodies e.g., the Anglican Consultative Council
  • Budget preparation for Synod and related committees
  • Monitoring legislative and political developments in association with the Hon Secretaries of General Synod and committee personnel
  • Co–ordination between and with the House of Bishops, Standing Committee, Boards of Education and the RCB

Main role and function (Communications)

  • Co–ordination of media relations
  • Media training
  • Internal and external communications
  • Publications
  • Public Relations
  • Information networks


Contact Details:   Email Synod
Email Communications
  Direct Dial: Email Address:
Janet Maxwell 01 4125 621 Maxwell, Janet
Head of Synod Services and Communications
Catherine Smith
01 4125 656
Smith, Catherine
Synod Officer
Sandra Massey 01 4125 626 Massey, Sandra
Synod Administration