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Leicestershire & Rutland
Association of Local Councils

Supporting Local Councils in Leicestershire & Rutland

Jubilee Hall

Chief Officer: Jake Atkinson
Jubilee Hall, Stadon Road
Anstey, Leicester LE7 7AY

Tel: 0116 235 3800

COURSE TUTOR: Rupert Allen, DAC Secretary, Diocese of Leicester

This FREE training session, being delivered by the Diocese of Leicester, will talk through the changes that come into effect on 1 January 2016 when the Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 2015 become operative.

These Rules apply to: -

  • Churches (both listed and unlisted)
  • Churchyards and everything within them (including trees)
  • Consecrated sections of local authority Cemeteries

The session is designed for Councils: -

  • Who are Statutory Consultees under the Rules
  • With responsibility for maintaining churchyards that have been closed for the purposes of burial
  • With responsibility of local cemeteries

The session will will talk about the Faculty process as operated by the Diocese of Leicester and the changes that the new Rules will introduce about obtaining permission for works to take place.

COST: FREE

DATE: 9th November 2015, 10am - 12.30pm

VENUE: Jubilee Hall, Anstey