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 2021 is:

Meeting date Last day for submissions to Strategic Resources team for compilation Papers distributed
26 February 2021 15 February 2021 19 February 2021
26 March 2021 15 March 2021 19 March 2021
23 April 2021 12 April 2021 16 April 2021
28 May 2021 17 May 2021 21 May 2021
25 June 2021 14 June 2021 18 June 2021
23 July 2021 12 July 2021 16 July 2021
27 August 2021 16 August 2021 20 August 2021
24 September 2021 13 September 2021 17 September 2021
28 October 2021 18 October 2021 21 October 2021
26 November 2021 15 November 2021 19 November 2021

 

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 (property@ucaqld.com.au).