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Net Zero Carbon

A practical path to “net zero carbon” for our churches  

Church Buildings Council (CBC) - Practical path to net-zero carbon for churches 

Safety guidance  

Historic England - Lightning Protection

Historic England - Metal Theft from Church Roofs and Replacement Materials 

How to carry out Risk Assessment of your church - Ecclesiastical Insurance Link

How to Use fire-risk-assessment-form - Ecclesiastical Insurance 

PDF - General Risk Assessment Form - Eccelesiastical Insurance 

Tower Beacon Guidance  


Places of worship protective security funding applications

Anti-social behaviour in churchyards and church premises


A & B Lists (July 2023)

Additional Matters Order - To install Commonwealth War Graves Signage


Historic England new online guidance Building Works and Bats (replacing 'Bats in Traditional Buildings') 

Bats in Churches Partnership Project - Heritage Lottery fund

Bat Conservation Trust ‘Church Visit Request Form’ (CVRF) - requesting a survey of your church to determine presence of bats 


Church Buildings Council Conservation (CBC) Grants  

ChurchCare (CBC) Guidance Notes Including - Funding - Sources of Funding for Conservation Projects

Listed Places of Worship (LPW) Grant Scheme

Disposal of church objects

Guide to disposal & Loans of church assets/treasures Church of England Guide 


The Changing Church - a guide to developing and adapting church buildings

Redundant Organs guidance

The Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 



The following websites also contain useful information and advice

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