Belong, participate, contribute.
We are currently updating the Electoral Roll. If you are baptised and over 16, have habitually attended the church during the past six months, regardless of whether you live in the parish and feel you meet the requirements below, then please consider enrolling before April 2nd.
Forms are available online or in church. Members of the roll will be able to participate and vote in the upcoming annual PCC meeting.
PARISH OF DEAL ST ANDREW
Notice is hereby given
that the church Electoral Roll of the above parish will be revised by the Parochial Church Council
BEGINNING ON SUNDAY THE TWELFTH DAY OF MARCH 2017
AND ENDING ON SUNDAY THE SECOND DAY OF APRIL 2017
After such revision, a copy of the Roll will be exhibited for not less than 14 days on, or near to, the principal door of the Parish Church for inspection.
Under the Church Representation Rules any persons are entitled to have their names entered on the roll if they –
- are baptised and aged 16 or over;
- have signed a form of application for enrolment;and either
- are members of the Church of England or of any church in communion with the Church of England being resident in the parish or (not being resident in the parish) having habitually attended public worship in the parish during the six months prior to the application for enrolment;or
- are members in good standing of a Church (not in communion with the Church of England) which subscribes to the doctrine of the Holy Trinity declaring themselves also to be members of the Church of England and having habitually attended public worship in the parish during the period of six months prior to enrolment.
Forms of application can be obtained from the undersigned. In order to be entitled to attend the annual parochial church meeting and to take part in its proceedings, forms of application for enrolment must be returned by the date shown above for the ending of the revision of the Electoral Roll by the Parochial Church Council.
Any error discovered in the roll should at once be reported to the undersigned.
Dated this TWENTY SIXTH day of FEBRUARY 2017
Signed BRYAN EVANS, Church Electoral Roll Officer.