Annual Church Grant

To support pastorates in maintaining their church buildings, there is an Annual Church Building Maintenance Grant of up to £2,000 towards the expenses of repairs and maintenance.

To claim the grant, please send a letter or email to the Property Administrator at the Synod Office or at prop.admin@urcsouthern.org.uk, enclosing or attaching the receipted invoice(s).

The following items cannot be claimed:
– Annual servicing of Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning systems
– Electrical installation testing and PAT testing
– Lightning rod maintenance
– Annual fire equipment servicing
– Alterations, improvement and redevelopments
– Cleaning, caretaker and maintenance contracts
– Buildings insurance

Any unclaimed grant in one year may be carried forward into the next year, but not into subsequent years.