2021 General Synod elections


The General Synod considers and approves legislation affecting the whole of the Church of England, formulates new forms of worship, debates matters of national and international importance, and approves the annual budget for the work of the Church at national level.

The Diocese of Coventry has six elected members - three clergy and three lay members.

The Diocese of Coventry will elect six members this year - three clergy and three lay members, to serve from 2021 to 2026.

Voting in the 2021 General Synod elections runs from Friday 17 September to 4pm on Friday 8 October.  Registered electors (deanery synod members) will receive an email from Civica Electoral Services with their unique login information for the online election portal.  For any queries, or to request a paper copy of the voting paper, please contact elections@coventry.anglican.org

Click here for the videos and wriiten statements from the Lay Candidates. 

Click here for the videos and written statements from the Clergy Candidates.