What we do
The Property Office are responsible for the upkeep, maintenance and development of property, health and safety arrangements for all parishes and the Diocese. Additionally the Property Office provide advice and support on all aspects of school buildings including presenting and managing bids, oversight of school buildings projects, etc.
Our mission is to ensure the effective maintenance, repair and development of the diocesan and parish estates to provide a safe, well-managed environment, delivered through a strategic approach in a professional, efficient and cost effective manner focused on the needs of parishes and the wider community.
Who we are
John Corrigan, Director of Property and Facilities Management
Matthew Barnes, Building Surveyor
David Farrington, Building Surveyor
Waheed Masters, Senior Technical Officer
Stephanie Connor, Property Officer
Contact: 0161 817 2203
Property Management Handbook
Parish Building Forms
School Building Forms
Chairman: Rev Mgr John Corcoran
St Michael & St John
Tel (01200) 423307
Officers: Rev Michael Waters, Rev Ian Farrell
Consultant: Rev David Lannon
Historic Churches Commitee
Under the ecclesiastical exemption provisions of the Town and Country Planning Act, listed churches are exempt from the requirement to obtain Listed Building Consent from their Local Authority for works of repair and refurbishment, providing they obtain approval from the Historic Churches Committee. Applications must first be approved by the Diocesan Finance Committee.