Proposals requiring approval by the Finance Investment & Property Board
The functions of the Synod Property Board are carried out by the Finance Investment and Property (FIP) Board which meets monthly. The Board, amongst other duties, will:
“…(d) receive proposals with respect to property matters submitted to it by the Presbyteries, Church Councils, institutions or agencies, ensure that each proposal is in accordance with the policies of the Synod with respect to property matters, development and mission and give the final decision with respect to such proposals; …” (Uniting Church in Australia, Regulations, 4.2.1)
The schedule of meeting dates for the FIP Board for 2020 is:
|Meeting date||Last day for submissions to Strategic Resources team for compilation||Papers distributed|
|28 February 2020||17 February 2020||21 February 2020|
|27 March 2020||16 March 2020||20 March 2020|
|24 April 2020||13 April 2020||17 April 2020|
|22 May 2020||11 May 2020||15 May 2020|
|26 June 2020||15 June 2020||19 June 2020|
|24 July 2020||13 July 2020||17 July 2020|
|28 August 2020||17 August 2020||21 August 2020|
|25 September 2020||14 September 2020||18 September 2020|
|12 November 2020||2 November 2020||5 November 2020|
As board papers are issued one full week prior to the meeting, the deadline for matters to be included in the papers each month for consideration is the Monday of the week preceding the meeting.
Proposals are to be lodged with the Strategic Resources team (firstname.lastname@example.org).