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The Document Library is the central repository for documents issued by, and relating to the Church of Ireland. Please click here to view a ‘how to’ guide on using this valuable resource.

  • Trustee Declaration S40

    Last Updated: 18/01/2022

    Trustees’ declaration to accompany a notification of change of particulars in Register of Charities

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  • Responding to the cost of living crisis

    Last Updated: 17/01/2022

    Sources of support for families and individuals facing rising inflation and pressures from the cost of living. This includes key contacts for support and advice from public services and Christian charities working to respond to need, in both jurisdictions.

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  • Covid–19 Guidance for Parishes

    Last Updated: 16/12/2021

    Links to current state public health guidance for places of worship and other activities, including posters for printing and display. Guidance is subject to further approval or other advice that may be considered appropriate by the diocese.

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  • Summary of resolutions passed at General Synod

    Last Updated: 11/11/2021

    A summary of resolutions on policy issues adopted by General Synod from 1960 onwards.

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  • Parish Registration RI

    Last Updated: 26/10/2021

    Guide to RI Parish charity registration and required documentation.

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  • Local Property Tax (LPT) Valuation 2021 Deadline – 1st November 2021

    Last Updated: 05/10/2021

    For parishes located in the Republic of Ireland, Revenue has issued instructions as to how and when residential properties must be revalued for Local Property Tax (LPT). This is a self–assessed tax based on an individual’s own valuation of their property. The first valuation period was from 1st July 2013 to 31st December 2021. The second LPT valuation period will start on 1st January 2022 and will end on 31st December 2025; the LPT charge for this period will be based on the property valuation as of 1st November 2021.

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  • Unit Trust Distribution Rates

    Last Updated: 29/09/2021

    The ex–dividend and payment dates and the pence per unit paid by the Trust.

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  • Charity Governance Code RI

    Last Updated: 15/09/2021

    Guidelines on annual CRA Charity Governance Code reporting.

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  • Eco–Congregation Ireland

    Last Updated: 01/09/2021

    Eco–Congregation is an ecumenical organisation helping churches make the link between environmental issues and Christian faith, and respond in practical action.

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  • Avoiding advertising and external content

    Last Updated: 25/08/2021

    Hosting online videos on an advertisement–free hosting site can help avoid distraction from other unrelated content which may play before your video begins or after when it finishes.

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