Role of Finance Committee
Finance Committee is required by Canon Law to advise the Parish Priest on all financial matters and the material assets of the parish. The scope of interest includes:
Development, repair and maintenance funds;
Third party collections;
Accounting for internal and external fundraising;
Asset management and Insurance;
Procedures, controls, legislation and audit;
Relevant communication with parishioners, the Archdiocese and others.
Discharging its Responsibilities
Finance Committee meets regularly and works with other groups such as the Social and Fundraising Committee as well as individuals within and outside the parish.
Finance Committee reviews parish accounts on a quarterly basis.
Annual returns are made to the Archdiocese and these are audited at the discretion of the Archdiocese.
Communication regarding the accounts is made to the parish annually in a Finance Bulletin.
Additional communications are made in the parish Newsletter and website as necessary.
The Accounts in the format of Archdiocese of Cardiff are available from the Parish Treasurer, Geoff Quinn, upon request.
Fr. Nicholas James – Parish Priest
Mr Geoff Quinn – Parish Treasurer
Mrs Gail Wright – Gift Aid
Mr Robert Derricott
Mr Martin Milling
Mr Tim Pitt-Lewis