The National Professional Standards Register (“National Register”) established under the National Register Canon 2007 commenced operation on 1 June 2009. The National Register is an aid in the management of risks arising in relation to the appointment and management of personnel to Dioceses. To find out more about the National Register and Protocols that govern its operation please go to the Professional Standards page.

The National Register is managed and administered by the General Secretary within the General Synod Office from records provided by the Dioceses. Information on the National Register is lodged, amended and accessed as prescribed by the National Register Canon 2007 (as amended by Canon 13, 2010 and Canon 09, 2014) and its Protocols.

Forms related to the National Register are: