Under the Bishopric Election Act 2013, an Electoral Board is responsible for the appointment of the Bishop of the Diocese of Bendigo.
With Bishop Andrew Curnow announcing his resignation, the Electoral Board has been convened to begin the process of appointing the next Bishop of Bendigo.
Nominations are now officially open:
Nominations for the next bishop for the Anglican Diocese of Bendigo are now open.
We encourage prayerful reflection by all as we discern God’s guidance for our diocese.
Below you will find:
The nomination period will close on Friday, 1 September 2017.
In order to qualify:
Nomination forms should be submitted to:
Enquiries can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Nominations will be held in the strictest of confidence by members of the Bishopric Electoral Board.
Bishopric Electoral Board Membership:
|Lay||Jenny Dawson (Chair)|
An open consultation was held on Saturday 27 May. Material from the session can be accessed below.
The Board will keep members of the diocese informed of their progress. Read the latest updates from the Bishopric Electoral Board below.