This page contains a series of statements with reference to safeguarding.

To download the statements, please click on the files published below:


Promoting a Safer Church


Promoting a Safer Church - House of Bishops Policy Statement (2017)


Protecting All God's Children (2010)


Responding to Safeguarding Concerns or Allegations that relate to Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults (2018)


Promoting a Safer Church (Safeguarding Policy for Adults) (2006)


Key Roles and Responsibilities


Practice Guidelines: Safer Recruitment (2016)


DBS Eligibility and Related Matters


Responding Well (2011)


Responding Well to Domestic Abuse (2017)


Diocesan Whistle Blowing Policy


Safeguarding Training & Development Practice Guidance (2017)


Responding to Serious Safeguarding Situations (2015)


Risk Assessment for Individuals who may pose a risk to children or adults (2015)