Finance Committee

Role of Finance Committee

The finance committee is responsible for overseeing Parish finances, through management of income and expenditure for the parish, including ensuring that all of the parish buildings and associated infrastructures are maintained in good order and condition.

In what ways are the Finance Committee implementing their role?

  • Ongoing administration of the parish’s Planned Giving Programme and regular mass collections
  • Management of the parish’s bank accounts.
  • Oversight of people engaged by the parish to carry out tasks and work.

What qualities are required of finance committees?

Finance committee members must have extensive experience and skills in order to support the parish in the following areas:

  • financial management
  • financial reporting
  • legal
  • property