General Synod


The General Synod, which comprises a House of Bishops, a House of Clergy and a House of Laity, with representatives from all English Dioceses, meets two to three times a year to consider legislation for the Church of England, along with worship and matters of national and international importance. Find out more here

Elections for the new quinquennium (5 year period of representation) for General Synod were held in October 2021.

Our Proctors in Convocation are:

Revd Rachel Webbley, Team Rector of Whitstable Team Ministry

The Ven Darren Miller, Archdeacon of Ashford

Rev Canon Barney de Berry, Vicar St Mary Bredin (SMB), Canterbury

The result of the votes for the Proctors in Convocation can be read in full here or you can download the table here.

Our members for the House of Laity are:

Holly Adams

David Kemp

Neil Logan Green

The result of the votes for the House of Laity can be read in full here or you can download the table here.