Diocesan Elections 2016

At this year’s Diocesan Conference on 8 October 2016 at St Joseph’s Anglican and Catholic High School, Wrexham, lay and clerical members will be electing new representatives to the:

  • Governing Body of the Church in Wales
  • College of Episcopal Electors
  • Diocesan Board of Nomination

Nominations are currently being sought from suitable and enthusiastic persons who are willing to contribute to the life of our diocese and the Church in Wales by serving on these important bodies for the next three years.

Nomination forms with guidance notes have been sent to all members of the Diocesan Conference and can also be downloaded here:

Clerical nomination forms

Lay Nomination Forms

Proposed candidates are asked to provide brief biographical details for the information of voters. The biographical details form can be downloaded here:

Clerical Candidate – Biography

Lay Candidate – Biography

Nominations should be returned to the Diocesan Office by 19 August 2016

The Church in Wales website, http://www.churchinwales.org.uk/ provides further information about the Governing Body, Episcopal Electors and the Diocesan Board of Nomination, links to the relevant sections of the website are provided below:

If you have any questions regarding this process please contact Karen Williams (01745 532587) or Diocesan Secretary Diane McCarthy who will be happy to help.