We collect data for parish share calculations, produce annual share requests and work with Area Teams in share management.
We provide support services to parishes including payroll.
We offer advice and support to help parishes comply with the reporting regulations required.
We manage investments and trusts held on behalf of parishes.
Church Fund Accounting
Find guidance and resources to help you produce the accounting reports required by law. Find out more.
Independent Examination Guidance
PCC Accounts should be checked by an independent examiner to ensure compliance with the Charities Act. Find out more.
PCC Charity Status
Guidance for PCCs on managing restricted funds and endowments. Find out more.
Custodian Trust Administration
The Leeds DBF administers trust funds on behalf of parishes. Find out more.
The Leeds Diocesan Board of Finance offers a basic payroll service to parishes. Find out more.
Non-Safeguarding Serious Incidents
Find information here that explains how to identify when a Non-Safeguarding Serious Incident has occurred and provides guidance on how you should report it to the Charity Commission. Find out more.
Parish Share Explained
Parish Share is the amount of money that your parish is asked to contribute to pay for mission and ministry, specifically for clergy stipends and their housing. Find out more.
Find here share reports containing information relating to parish share requested and amount paid by Episcopal Area, Deanery and Parish. Find out more.
A list of the useful places to find further information on church finance matters. Find out more.
Request a Financial Review
A financial review can help you identify opportunities to reduce spending and generate additional income for your church. Find out more.
Meet the Team
Parish Support Accountant