This page will reference a series of policies approved by the Parochial Church Council.  In some instances advice will also be issued to those involved in particular areas of the life of the church.  All policies are revisited once a year and some are formally reviewed every few years.

Infant Baptism

Children at Communion

Disclosure and Baring Service - policy regarding handling of information etc

Data Privacy Notice - St James PCC

Data Privacy Notice - Incumbent of St James

Church Giving (Updated July 2019)

Church Lettings

Garden of Remembrance (interim policy)

Health and Safety Policy  and Appendix of responsible persons (updated September 2019)

Ordained ministry of women (Resolutions A&B)

Safeguarding Policy 2019  (See also the Safeguarding page)

Weddings - see the pages on weddings

Other policies have been approved or are being worked on and will be added to the website in due course.

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