Parish finance

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Welcome to the parish finance section of the site.

Our Finance team performs a number of essential statutory functions on behalf of ODBF and is also here to support and serve the deaneries and parishes.

There's lots of information to help you here on the website, where we hope you'll find answers to most of your questions. If you need further help, please do get in touch.

John Orridge

Director of Finance


01865 208 205

Joshua Townson

Generous Giving Advisor


01865 208 757

Liz Holloway

Finance Officer - Parish Share and Income


01865 208 210

Charlotte Walton

Finance Team Administrator


01865 208 206


In this section...

Accounts & financial controls

Information on preparing your PCC accounts, PCC accountability and the role of the treasurer.

Parish share

Guidance, information and reporting on the parish share scheme.

Parochial fees

Guidance and forms on parochial fees.

Resources for treasurers

Information, documents and links for PCC treasurers.

Giving & fundraising

Advice and resources to help churches across the diocese with giving and fundraising.

Development Fund

Guidelines, application materials and awards information for the diocesan Development Fund.


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Parish returns

Guidance on submitting your statistics for mission and finance, and why they matter.

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