Guidelines for Everyday Ecclesial Administration

Caring for Our Members and Their Families

Documents listed here may be of use to ecclesias in their everyday practices. All are PDFs. Word versions may be supplied on request from the AACE secretary.

Child Safeguarding

All ecclesias are strongly recommended to implement their own Safeguarding Children Policy and review it regularly. The AACE policy, adapted for each state, is a recommended model. The AACE documents are listed first and then the variations for each state.

AACE Safeguarding Children Policy 2023

Q&A Guide to implementation Child Safeguarding and Vulnerable Adults Policy 2023 ACT and TAS

ACT Children and Vulnerable Adults Safeguarding
TAS Children and Vulnerable Adults Safeguarding

Q&A Guide to the implementation of the Child Safeguarding Policy 2023 All Other States

NSW Safeguarding Children
QLD Safeguarding Children
SA Safeguarding Children
VIC Safeguarding Children
WA Safeguarding Children

Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct 2020

Domestic and Family Violence and Abuse

Domestic and Family Violence and Abuse 2017

Managing Conflict in a Christlike Way 

Managing Conflict in a Christlike Way 2016

Medical Emergencies Advice

Medical Emergencies 2016

Pastoral Care

Pastoral Care 2023

Risk Management

Risk Management 2023

Effective Ecclesial Administration

Documents listed here may be of use to ecclesias in their everyday practices. All are PDFs. Word versions may be supplied on request from the AACE secretary.

Communication with the Media

Communication with the Media 2013

Copyright

Copyright Advice 2017

Data Storage for Ecclesias – Legal Obligations and Best Practice

Data storage for ecclesias 2023

Guidelines for People Preparing for Baptism

Guidelines for Those Preparing for Baptism 2011

Insurance

Insurance 2015