Guidance for Methodist Trustees
Role Of A Trustee?(PDF) - last updated 2009
Guidance for managing trustees on Church Councils, Circuit Meeting and the District Trustees??
Role Of A Trustee?[printer-friendly text only version] (PDF) - last updated 2009
Managing Trustees and their responsibilities (PDF)?- last updated 2006
Guidance for charities with connection to a non-charity - last updated 2019
Managing conflicts of interest (PDF) - last updated 2019
Rules for automatic disqualification of trustees and senior managers (PDF) - last updated 2018
Implementing the Charity Governance Code: a Toolkit for Micro Charities (PDF)?- last updated June 2019?
Data protection and retention:
Data protection guidance and toolkit (external link)?
Insurance, risk assessment, security:
Detailed risk assessment documents?for fire risk, asbestos risk and more can be found?in the Property Handbook (link)
Methodist Insurance?have a range of resources for churches, covering various aspects of property management:
Methodist Insurance? Resource?Library (link)
Developing a Church Health and Safety Policy (link)
Managing Trustees and Methodist Money?- last updated 2010; page under review
Guidance on the?Connexional Priority Fund and Replacement Projects? (PDF) - last updated? 04/17
Standard Form of Accounts?(link)
Example of a Trustees Annual Report (Local Church)?(PDF)
(based on the Charity Commission's model format)
If you need any further information, please contact the Conference Office.?