Church of England Diocese of St.Edmundsbury & Ipswich Hargrave

Church Electoral Roll revision 2021

4 Apr 2021, midnight
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Full Revision Notice and Application Form can be downloaded from the Church Electoral Roll page on this website

In summary - under the Church Representation Rules anyone from Hargrave are entitled to have their names entered on the roll if the person is—

(a) is baptised  (b) is aged 16 or over, and (c) has made one of the following three declarations and duly applied for enrolment

The first declaration is that the person is a member of the Church of England or of a Church in communion with it and is resident in the parish.

The second declaration is that the person is a member of the Church of England or of a Church in communion with it, is not resident in the parish, but has habitually attended public worship in the parish during the preceding six months.

The third declaration is that the person is a member in good standing of a Church which is not in communion with the Church of England but subscribes to the doctrine of the Holy Trinity and is also a member of the Church of England and has habitually attended public worship in the parish during the preceding six months

Application Forms for enrolment can be obtained from the Church Electoral Roll Officer, Justin Rabett. In order for a person to be entitled to attend the annual parochial church meeting and to take part in its proceedings, an Application Form for enrolment must be returned by the 1st May 2021